Ancestral Clothes Books

‘Ancestral Clothes’ books are now ready for Manchester Artists Book Fair this weekend http://www.manchesterartistsbookfair.com/

small ancestral clothes2WEBThe books are made from original collagraph prints cut and sewn together to make items of clothing  including hats and gloves to keep away the cold.
I keep returning to clothes (real & metaphorical) representing inheritance from the past and protection in the present. This time the scale is much smaller than before (approx. 20 x 20 cm)

Drawing Dance

Delighted to learn this evening that my lithograph of dancers has won second prize in the Shropshire Open.

Dancers (Lithograph)

The exhibition is on until 17th November at Gallery 3 at the Gateway Education and Arts Centre, Chester Street, Shrewsbury