Category: Art

Exhibitions I’ve visited, or had my work in, sketchbook pages and experiments in the studio…

Making your own rubber bands

As a development from this experimentation with casting latex sheets, I really liked the combination of plaster pieces held under tension by the sheet that had been cut and glued into ‘rubber bands’. I cast some more – using...

Performative* artwork in a London Bridge office

As part of The Art Academy’s Post-Graduate course, the artists involved put on a show at the end of the year. Previous years have been held in gallery spaces, however this year, the Academy...

Interactive pillow artwork for South London art show

I made this pillow as part of the South London Women Artists (SLWA) group show, Pillow Talk: conversations with women. Curated by Melissa Budasz, Moira Jarvis, Jasmine Pradissitto & Kim Thornton, the project was described as:...

Blue textures, stencils and collage in sketchbook

I responded again with collage in this month’s swap with fellow Sketchbook Circle-er… The elements of collage came from characters cut from the Project Tobong newspaper that I’d picked from a visit to the exhibition...

Collage as a way of starting: Sketchbook Circle 2016

A friend and I have joined in with something called a ‘sketchbook circle‘. Described as “a year-long collaborative project established to encourage artist educators to make time for their own personal work”, there are...