Tuesday, 15 November 2011

Poetry, Collage and a Heart Shaped leaf

Just a couple of pieces I made today whilst I have been signed off work. Made from some scribbles in my sketchbooks and leftovers upon my desk. Oh and the cool leaf I found by my shoe....

Stalking Elk October 2011

The guys at Stalking Elk kindly asked for my illustrations to accompany an article in October's issue. "yesterdays man" was an article based upon a short story. Grab a copy if you out and about in the big smoke soon. Keep your eyes peeled for the next issue too.....

Thursday, 10 November 2011

FOR SALE: Alumni Show 2011

I am also lucky enough to be exhibiting some prints in the University of Portsmouth "For Sale" exhibition. It consists of graduates that are still local to the are of Portsmouth and is the perfect place to bag a unique xmas present! Opening night 17th November 2011 from 5pm Then open 18th November- 16th December 2011. Mon- Thurs 12-6 pm, Fri 12-4 Venue; The Hub,Denis Sciama Building, University of Portsmouth, Burnaby Road, PO1 3FX All prints are available as a limited print run and can be ordered direct from me or a the exhibitions. Preview night pictures to follow!

Must Have.....Been Something You Said

I am fortunate enough to have some of my work exhibited within this show at the Aspex Gallery in Portsmouth. Come take a peek soon you won't be disappointed. Pictures of the show to follow. "If you are struggling to find the right words and the right gifts for friends and loved ones then you can kill two birds with one stone at exhibition of ’Must Have’ text-inpired artworks and objects. The show brings together a wonderful selection of unusual, beautiful, unique and inspiring pieces by artist at various stages of their careers, employing a great range of techniques. All works are for sale with prices ranging from £25 - £300. Arts Council England offers interest-free loans for purchases of artworks costing between £100 and £2000 via its Own Art scheme, which is available through Artists featured in the show include Adam Hayes, Ashley John, Bethany Milam, Rebecca Watson, David Austen, Jodie Silsby, Louise Bush, Karin Akesson "

Tuesday, 1 November 2011

He Flinches Ash

"Brothers" Is a poem created over many years by my friend (and poet) Markus Lloyd. As a little collaboration I have begun to illustrate said poem. They are all available to buy as a limited print run. Currently being exhibited at aspex art gallery christmas show in gallery two "Must Have Been Something You Said" and University of Portsmouths 'For Sale 2011' exhibition.

The show officially opens this Thursday which coincides with aspex after hours event, a spoken word/open mic night which is usually pretty good fun.