Stopford House print

Yesterday, I completed my latest etching aquatint print depicting the council offices building named Stopford House. The view is of the back of the building and courtyard. A brutalist building constructed in the mid-70’s made of patterned concrete, metal and glass.

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Work sold

I had a good day at the Art All Dayer on Saturday 20th November in Manchester. There was a steady stream of visitors throughout the day around 800 I believe in total visited the event. I sold two etchings and also had a chance to visit some of the other store holders that were present […]

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20:20 print

I have been busy this weekend working on an edition of 25 etching prints for this year’s twenty twenty hotbed press print exchange. The print is called “The cage” and is a etching aquatint and sugar lift print. Size: 20 cm x 20 cm. Printed on Fabriano paper.

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Map of Stockport

Over the weekend, I took part in a large drypoint print workshop with a small group of artist/printmakers. My objective was to create a large map in drypoint depicting landmarks of Stockport. I had never printed anything larger than about a3 size in print form before and my last large print was a drypoint of […]

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Pyramid print

This is an etching aquatint print I created early on in the project which I seem to have not shared before in this blog. I used a combination of printing inks with black ink printed first, then leaving the remaining black ink on the plate, I then inked up blue ink and printed again to […]

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