Category Archives: Mixed Media

Physalis Fruit

This was created by photographing a physalis on a mirror with a 105 mm macro lens and a ring flash.  I then edited the image as usual i.e. contrast, clarity etc. and whitened the background.  I desaturated the leaves and then … Continue reading

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Anthotype Experiment Using Pomegranate

Anthotype is an alternative photography process using the light sensitive qualities of plants (including fruits, vegetables, leaves, flowers, roots etc) to make a photographic image without using chemicals.  It is done by making an emulsion from plant material and using … Continue reading

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Burnham on Crouch Arts Trail 20th to 28th June 2015

This is my attic room where I’m preparing my canvasses for the Burnham Arts Trail 2015. You can catch my work in Jacaranda Florists in Burnham on Crouch in Essex from Sat 20th to Sun 28th June. Don’t forget to … Continue reading

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Protected: Meeting with External Examiner Terry Perk – 2nd June 2014

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Writtle School of Design Degree Show 2014

I’ll be showing my MA artwork inspired by the Mundon Dead Oaks in Design Studio 2 at the Writtle School of Design Degree show in Essex. It runs from Thursday 22nd May until Saturday 24th May. Download the invite here which has … Continue reading

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This is MY Tree!

Yesterday I decided to look for windfall branches that I could paint white to look ghostlike, so I asked the gardeners at Writtle College if I could rummage through their huge compost and waste heap.  On my way there I … Continue reading

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Werner Schreib

The last artist I want to mention from the gallery trip is Werner Schreib whose works were at the Exploding Utopia exhibition at Laure Genillard Gallery. Werner used frottage, fumage, collage and pyrogravure in his works from 1966 to 1969. … Continue reading

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