Summer Crafts! My ‘Craft Ideas to Inspire – Modelling Clay’ crafts quarterly for Country Living Magazine is out now!Continue reading »
Printmaking WORKSHOPS Summer 2017 Traditional printmaking usually involves using large printing presses. My workshops use cost effective, conventional equipment and materials and water based inks. Over the years, I have adapted various printmaking techniques so that they can be done successfully from home. My print workshops are very much about having a lovely day; learningContinue reading »
I am looking forward to my Art for Enjoyment art classes this week. The project is small books. This is a print I created for a handmade book I made several years ago called ‘Russia’. The project was to make a hand-printed book about a place.Continue reading »
Craig Prentis, the photographer and filmmaker, has made a short film about me, enjoy! www.craigprentis.com www.craigprentis.co.ukContinue reading »
My Crafts for Spring! Ideas to Inspire: Paint & Ink.
The March issue of Country Living Magazine, is out now! Click on the links for templates and instructions and print actual size (100%).
My plan this year is to create more hand-printed cards and a range of Danby Press hand-printed papers. The aim is to produce cards that can be framed and papers that can be used for covering books and lining cupboards etc.Continue reading »
Really thrilled to see my summer craft series in the June issue of Country Living Magazine, which is out now! “How to create a collection of beautiful handmade decorative pieces, each with its own original charm”Continue reading »
Preparation for Print Workshops I always like to create a demonstration sample for my print workshops. This little Tabby Kitten was created for the Mascalls Gallery screen-printed pin cushion workshop. Screen-printed onto natural linen and filled with French Provencal Lavender; this little Tabby Kitten is a sweet little character, which looks good on a mantleContinue reading »
In my ‘Art for Enjoyment ‘classes I always demonstrate process and techniques related to each project. Here are two stages of the portrait process – these are very quick studies, using a textured coloured background and primary colours – crimson, lemon yellow, cobalt blue, mixed with white acrylic.Continue reading »
My stall at the Eridge Decorative Living Fair – hand block printed fabrics, papers, hand screen-printed cards and textiles, limited edition prints, hand marbled papers and handmade dolls.Continue reading »