It must be Spring! Blackthorn is out all along the hedgerows. Click, click with my trusty camera...
And this is how I turn it into a print. First ideas, drawings and notes.
Now tracing and reversing with carbon paper onto lino.
If I turn and look through my studio window, this is the view. Any minute now the ducks will splash land in the pond!
Now to cutting lino and mixing ink.
Experimenting with colour, blocks and outcomes.
…… and now time for a cup of tea and a giggle with Fan, who kindly took the pictures of me at work.
Eleven diverse artists coming together for Norfolk and Norwich Open Studios