Tent City II

12 Mar

st paul's 2

Here’s another monotype I did recently with chine collé from an original sketchbook drawing at London’s “Tent City” a few years ago, the Occupy London protest outside Saint Paul’s Cathedral. My sketchbooks are full of scribbles from life and I don’t often find a way of using them, but recently I’ve done a small series of monotypes from the more political ones. The paper is vintage from the W. H. Saunders mill; the ink is Caligo Cranfield Safewash oil-based relief ink; and the chine collé is tissue paper.

It’s one of the artworks I’m exhibiting with the artist Patti McJones at Swansea’s Cinema & Co for the rest of this month as part of the celebration of International Women’s Day.

4 Responses to “Tent City II”

  1. Sharon Mann March 13, 2019 at 14:15 #

    The color pulls the viewers eye through the drawing. Nicely done!

  2. J Walters March 13, 2019 at 04:42 #

    That is really beautiful, colors and lines. Congrats on the show.

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