Animated locations.Torbay

Printing today the drypoints for the Torbay Just Ask animations – Boxing Club, Endeavour House, Homeless Hostel, Growing for Life and The Clipper Inn.        


Print Animations

Making three sequences of monoprinted  drawings for the “Just Ask” film Josh and I are working on. We will have filmed images from various Torbay locations with voices over talking about suicide and interspersed short animations of men embracing and handshakes.     While making I was listening on Radio 2  to rapper Professor Green […]


New “Welcome” sign

Today in Double Elephant to print a sign for the newly developed and re-designed entrance on Fielding Ward at Musgrove Park hospital in Taunton. I rolled the green to blue background straight onto the paper (I’d intended to print a graded colour but couldn’t find a plate large enough) then made a photo screen from […]


Drypoints for Just Ask film

Starting to make the drypoint images for locations in the Just Ask film I am making with Josh Gaunt (www.workshopsndocs.co.uk) – the project has changed over recent weeks because of the difficulty of recruiting men at risk of suicide into the participatory workshops. We have instead carried out a number of interviews with men at […]


Blackthorn Pocket Park

A chance to use printmaking to generate ideas for playground designs. Working with Somerset Art Works and Taunton Academy I ran a print workshop with a group of year 9 students. We visited the park, made drawings and turned these into collagraph prints. Based on their designs we painted a series of motifs on the […]


ASIST suicide prevention first aid

I have completed the ASIST suicide prevention training today and the Just Ask project launches tomorrow. I am at Torquay Fire Station tomorrow morning and Victoria Street Paignton in the afternoon recruiting for our project and spreading the word. For more info see http://www.torbayculture.org/cultural-strategy/cultural-commissioning/ More info to follow soon


Print Solo

I have today placed my work on the great new Print Solo web site – a new selling venture just for printmakers.


Store Street Gallery

Time passages prints currently on display at Store Street Gallery. See http://www.storestreetgallery.com/1-alfred-place/


Bobby likes the art

Bobby came with me today to see the installation at the Exeter Brook Gallery.   Everything is looking great for the opening event on Saturday 25th at 2pm. Angela has managed to get in all my new work from Texas. Beautifully balanced with Heidi’s georgeous work, it makes a brilliant show http://www.heidikoenig.co.uk/




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