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The prints that I began back in November, see ‘Picking up the Threads’ November 25th were dry enough to begin folding and making into books. As the plates were somewhat complicated with one having open spaces flowing out of the 6cm body of the plate and the other having punched holes off the top and… Continue reading Bringing it all together – 7th January 2020
I have missed posting my blog over the past few weeks whilst some technical problems have been sorted out. Writing the blog gives me the opportunity to gather and sort out ideas and the formalising of those thoughts into text is, I feel a worthwhile discipline. I have taken several prints from the plate featured… Continue reading Up and Running – December 26th 2019
The past few weeks have been somewhat disjointed, there have been trips away, a rotten cold that lingered and the tidying up the garden for the winter. I often say to people that i garden in the summer and print and make books in the winter. It isn’t quite lake that but I’m sure that… Continue reading Picking up the threads – 25th November 2019
We have been having some technical problems with the images on my blog, so I’m posting this one with text only and hopefully by the next time ……. I’m not really one for quotes but this one popped up on Pinterest, (where there are studio images of all my books) – “These are not grey… Continue reading One step forward, one step back – 4th November 2019
We have just had a trip to Tuscany – I can just about still feel the warmth on my back and it is easy to recall all those olive trees and lines of vines, the views were splendid and there was some art – this is Leonardo da Vinci’s shell notebook. Before and after the… Continue reading Gallivanting Again – 14th October 2019
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