Stop Being Soppy!

29 Mar
Random scribbles over a discarded screenprint.

I’m doing some freelance teaching at the moment, working with a group of adults to develop artworks in collage. Today I was showing them examples of collage using papers that the artists had coloured or marked themselves. I dug out some that I did a while back.

Scribbles in charcoal, chalk and soft pastels.

Just Materials!

Trouble is, I never get round to making collages with them because I end up liking the little scraps of paper so much that I don’t want to change them in any way. I MUST stop being so soppy! They’re just materials to be used.

A Chance To Own One Of My Artworks

I have some small screenprints for sale, inspired by my drawings of the antique taxidermy collection at Swansea Museum. I have given these vintage artifacts a modern twist by combining them with images of rubbish – old fruit nets, bubble wrap and plastic – highlighting the problem of human pollution and how it affects wildlife.

To buy my work on the Swansea Print Workshop site please click the image to the left.

20 percent of the cost of each screenprint sold goes to support Swansea Print Workshop, which receives no public funding.

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