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Visiting the Grant Museum

Visiting the Grant Museum

A short Discussion on my recent trip to the Grant Museum.

Testing some new watercolours

Testing some new watercolours

Dayler Rowney Artists Range I found the Dayler Rowney paints to mainly be of a good mix and little separation had occurred in the tubes, apart from the mars violet which required emptying some liquid  for some time before any paint came out of the […]

A New Chapter

A New Chapter

The Past few months have been a strange period of mass adjustment and what they tell you in Art School is true… staying motivated may be difficult but for me finding the time has been harder. However, in spite of the lack of time left […]

Current thoughts on the MA

Current thoughts on the MA

Even If things are broken they are not they just HAVEN’T found THEIR purpose yet, I started the MA in September 2017 already my work had undergone a dramatic shift from my BA work, .the scales of my work and its inspiration simultaneously shifted. the […]

50°39’21.0″N 1°28’06.9″W

50°39’21.0″N 1°28’06.9″W

Moving away from stacking directly on the shelf, I began using sand to support fragmented porcelain pieces. This placement allows for distance between the individual pieces meaning I can make my work larger whilst the negative spaaces still retain interest. I initially used a board […]

Facing the pieces

Facing the pieces

Over the past year I have been struggling with how to exhibit and show my work. I now have a collection of fragments of porcelain along with other elements such as fossils and large boulders, I now am facing the challenge which i have been […]

Ainslie Henderson and Poppy Ackroyd

Ainslie Henderson and Poppy Ackroyd

I recently gave a short seminar on various film to the rest of my MA class, for this session I chose a variety of film ranging from stop motion animation to live action films. In this blog I am sharing one of the film makers […]

Tacita Dean

Tacita Dean

I was recently introduced to the work of Tacita Dean and found her work in a volume of Vitamin D in the library, from the start I connected with her notions of landscape and what landscape can be. In her recent exhibition at the Royal […]

Current Studio Reflectons

Current Studio Reflectons

Since starting the MA my practice has altered, I am now beginning to investigate how my current concepts have shifted and understand how this directly affects my practice. I believe my work is provoked through journeys of self-discovery; both physical journeys such as walking but […]

Fossil Slabs Second Experiment

Fossil Slabs Second Experiment

Yesterday I re-visited the fossil slabs at Yaverland, this time I was lucky enough to have some help to move the larger slabs further onto the beach. Once again it was a very hot day and moving the rocks made it almost unbearable. after this […]