Tag Archives: outdoors

riso printing @ rope press

i recently attended a riso zine workshop at the splendid rope press in birmingham.  i’d been wanting to attend one of their workshops to learn a bit more about and have a go at the risograph printing process for a … Continue reading

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BLACK HIGHWAY

i’ve again been working with my friend, colleague and fellow octagon, shaun morris to put together some promotional material for his exhibition of recent paintings titled BLACK HIGHWAY.  it is an exhibition of paintings and drawings depicting the edgelands of … Continue reading

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season’s greetings

well, hello there. i hope that you all had a great christmas and i wish you all the best for the new year. it’s been a while since i wrote on here (so my first new year’s resolution is to … Continue reading

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birds

i worked on these little critters a couple of weeks ago and was really chuffed with how they turned out.  they were a lot of fun to do so i’m going to do more of them and develop work that … Continue reading

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seed heads

in the recent group exhibition with which i was involved, i exhibited 5 pieces of work – only 4 of which have appeared on here previously.  they were thistles, bramble, fence and crow.  the fifth piece was one which i … Continue reading

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crow

so… the fourth piece in the series is again inspired by a brief glimpse of something while i was out running earlier this year.  i looked up, saw a bird in the bare branches of a tree and thought – … Continue reading

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fence

following on from the last blog – the third piece in this series was inspired by a fence.  in particular – what was in front of the fence and what was behind it – with the fence acting as an … Continue reading

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brambles

maybe not the first subject you might expect to be the source of inspiration for a piece of work – but for me it was inspiring.  it is part of a series of pieces i started about a year ago … Continue reading

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