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Waxing lyrical

July 24, 2011


You didn’t think I just did the ‘Birds of Paradise’ prints did you? Here is my second ever lino print based on a kind of macro view of  Geraldton Wax – now hand-coloured with inks. The colour scheme is totally my own (the poor things don’t come in yellow) so went for a complementary one, in colours I […]

You know what…

July 22, 2011


… day it is.   Does this strike a chord with anyone else?   (Courtesy of the New Yorker magazine website.)


July 20, 2011


your homecoming will be my homecoming- my selves go with you, only i remain; a shadow phantom effigy or  seeming   (an almost someone always who’s noone) a noone who, until their and your returning, spends the forever of his loneliness dreaming their eyes have opened to your morning   feeling their stars have risen through […]

Birds of Paradise

July 17, 2011


If you have an exceptional memory you may remember that in my New Prints – peek post, part of one of these linoprints featured. I always intended to colour these later and that’s what I spent a rainy Sunday afternoon doing last weekend. This was my first experience of inks and I used Dr.Martin’s India […]