The Sum of Its Metaphors


Following on from the More Than The Sum posts. Y'know what? this week I finally completed the project! 18 months since the initial brief, the planning, the researching, the thinking and playing began. 16 collaged portraits which will be hanging in their final home tomorrow. Almost all art has at least one metaphor. Sometimes it's … Continue reading The Sum of Its Metaphors

More Than The Sum Of Its Parts – Part Next


I want to draw together some of leftovers and dangling ends from recent posts. The person who will enable this is Franz Ackermann. There's a charm to this portrait that hooked up in my head with the (so far very much) unconnected themes I was juggling. It was my missing link. Ackerman's brought the map … Continue reading More Than The Sum Of Its Parts – Part Next

More Than The Sum Of Its Parts – Part 3.5a


Did I tell you how much I love to screen print? There's something of an alchemy in screen printing I never knew til I began to experiment. If you enjoy an unpredictable path to imagery I urge you to give this a try if the opportunity comes your way. It's the most magical thing! For … Continue reading More Than The Sum Of Its Parts – Part 3.5a