Pink Poodle Linocut

The other week, whilst showing my sister how to linocut, I made a simple Valentine’s card with a pink poodle on it (not much to do with Valentine’s I know!) I have been working on a few projects over the last couple of weeks, which I am hoping to be able show you soon, oneContinue reading “Pink Poodle Linocut”

Cambridge Original Printmakers Exhibition

During the weekend I also visited the Cambridge Original Printmakers exhibition. The exhibition includes over 40 local printmakers, both established and up and coming. The event also hosts guest speakers and printmaking demonstrations, for example I saw a demonstration of Chinese Woodblock Printing by St. Barnabas Press. Highlights from the exhibition include, Andy English, GeriContinue reading “Cambridge Original Printmakers Exhibition”

My Week

For me last week was full of artwork, visting several exhibitions and even working on an illustration for The Serco Prize for Illustration. The week began with an unfortunate trip to A&E, but there was a display of several printmakers in one of the corridors, including work by Gail Brodholt (pictured) and Max Angus. Gail’sContinue reading “My Week”

Winning Entry For CSV ‘Young People Can Do Great Things…’ Poster Competition

My image for the CSV ‘Young People Can Do Great Things…’ poster competition was chosen as the winning entry by Catherine Flood, Print Curator at the V&A. I received a signed copy of her book in the post today! I also got feedback from Catherine: ‘I think this is a strong idea with a clearContinue reading “Winning Entry For CSV ‘Young People Can Do Great Things…’ Poster Competition”

CSV ‘Young People Can Do Great Things…’ Poster Competition

I have entered a poster competition being run by the volunteering charity CSV, which is asking entrants to design a poster based on the slogan ‘Young people can do great things…if you give us a chance…’ The competition is to be judged by Catherine Flood, the Print Curator at the V&A Museum. My entry isContinue reading “CSV ‘Young People Can Do Great Things…’ Poster Competition”