Another old tutorial I re-discovered from stencilrevolution.com (I wrote it in 2007 - Only thing that's really changed is I've since studied photography, and I use less duct tape) Making a sketch book. I go through a lot of sketch books, more than one a month, sometimes one a week, usually I just buy the … Continue reading How to make a sketchbook – Perfect bound (glued spine).
Some of the meta themes I've worked with in the past. Perhaps I didn't state it clearly enough in the first essay, but What I find compelling about photography as an artistic medium is it's facility as a storytelling medium. To me sketching is analogous to this sensibility, as such much of what I have … Continue reading Past presentations.
I'm currently being asked to define somewhat precisely just what it is that I'm wanting to study and why, and the short answer involves a lot of Ummm's and ah's... So instead I'm going to break it down, starting with why I'm utilizing the medium of photography - and going for the long answer, even … Continue reading The mechanism and the meme.
Doodling whilst gallery sitting. Oh yeah, each on a piece of mat board about 2 1/2" square. It's the windows from the mats used for my plastic animal shots (which I don't think I've posted now I think of it).
This isn't a post about how to print linocut, it's how I do it. I'll post some stuff about cutting linocuts in the next while, therefore it'll be further up the page, makes sense no? I design my stuff by hand generally, not cos it's better or worse, but cos it makes me happy to … Continue reading Linocut printing – the bodgy way.