Drypoint etching using a pasta roller

Drypoint etching using a pasta roller

Printmaking usually involves a very large, heavy press used to ‘pull’ off the prints. It was a delight to discover I could do this at home with my manual pasta maker. The pressure is easy to change using different felt or by changing the thickness of the...
Pronto Plate Lithography Exploratory

Pronto Plate Lithography Exploratory

Wow. What a fantastic week I just spent with Victoria Edgarr at GZPS. I learned so much about this fantastic printmaking process from the best. This is an easy way to get photos and drawings onto a plate using a laser printer. ← Retrospective of 100daysofbiggart...
Retrospective of 100daysofbiggart

Retrospective of 100daysofbiggart

Today I hung a selection of work from my 100 Day Project at   The Midwives Collective A beautiful space to hang art with lots of natural light. If you want to go see, they are open monday-thursday, or come to the artist reception friday June 26th from 7-9 pm. Here is...
Plein Air Competition

Plein Air Competition

Best Mothers day ever! My son and I entered the Opus outdoor painting event  in Victoria. Theo won first in the youth category and I won second in the Adult! ← Buddha no 6 Retrospective of 100daysofbiggart...
Buddha no 6

Buddha no 6

This Vietnamese Buddha is shiny and happy. The fishing lure found on the beach is the same colours and smoothness as the Buddhas represented in many of the house shrines. Included in this piece are a fishing lure, domino, pom pom, fake $100 american bill, and a rusty...