Monthly Archives: February 2021

In the middle of things

I am in the middle of my sound course, Synthesis and the Environment. I picked up a few things in the first week – different ways of doing things, other programmes to use, artists to listen to but this week has been different. Last night, we did a huge recording, of our environments, feedback,...
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Is Your Studio Tidy?

My studio is not ideal but I’m lucky to have one at all. It has plenty of daylight and faces north/south. There is storage and shelves and a work surface – even a place to store clean large sheets of paper. My problem is myself.  I sometimes take out pieces of equipment to use in [&hell...
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The Picture

The photo tells a story. I am not sure of the size of the original painting. I am familiar with the picture from books and the occasional post card. Why should I tell you the story. Artworks have their own language: if I am going to paint a picture for you it would tell a […]...
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Holed Up

The reminder of the hold up in everyday life is ever present. My mind is holed up, it is a hole where things seem to disappear into and not come out. The strangeness of the great opportunities that this situation has created has become onerous. I feel both less and more.   Artistness is a [&hel...
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Interesting Marks

I like the gaps in the lines produced by a previous print This tool produced different weights of line and dots as well   Delightful swirls full of movement Swirly free marks made with a different tool   Scratchy lines with a soft undertone in the background    ...
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Life as it is now

Still trying to make the most of my mentoring time. My website needs amending but I can’t get my head around doing it. Perhaps I am not doing enough work!! I begin my sound course next week, Synthesis and Environment, so perhaps this new information will help me articulate my practice.   ...
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