We are delighted to have Sue Brown joining us for her signature workshop next Autumn! We asked Sue to tell us about her work and processes: I am Sue Brown and have been an artist/printmaker for nearly 20 years. I live and work in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire and drive a 2CV. What kind of printmaking do … Continue reading "Meet the Maker: Sue Brown"
We’ve had some amazing artists featured on our blog this year. They’ve opened up to us about their working practice, favourite materials and given their best piece of advice. If you’ve missed any of this year’s Meet the Maker posts, scroll through this list for a catch-up of inspiration! Gnarly Tree – screen printed ethical … Continue reading "Meet the Maker: 2016 Round Up!"
I’m a full time artist/printmaker living in South West Scotland. I moved to Port William in 2006 following redundancy to pursue an ambition to make a living from art. I was very interested in natural history and I particularly liked wildlife art, so I set out to make prints of the local landscape and wildlife. … Continue reading "Meet the Maker: Lisa Hooper"
Nick Morley, aka Linocutboy, has been making linocuts for more than ten years. His works have appeared on book covers, magazines and chilli sauce labels and his prints are collected worldwide. Nick writes a blog about linocut and his book Linocut for Artists and Designers was published in June 2016 – continue to the bottom … Continue reading "Meet the Maker: Nick Morley (with giveaway!)"
Meet printmaker Hannah Madden! Describe your process. I have a love of designing and block-printing repeat patterns by hand. One of my favourite medium is natural cotton fabric which I then use to create bespoke works such as lampshades. I start with sketching ideas, mainly onto sheets of plain paper. Once I’m happy with my … Continue reading "Meet the Maker: Hannah Madden"
This week we are thrilled to feature Drusilla Cole – printmaker and author of several books. Could you tell us a little about yourself? I consider myself to be a printmaker, I occasionally teach workshops and am author of several books on Surface Pattern (see below). I love the technique and process of printmaking, especially … Continue reading "Meet the Maker – Drusilla Cole."