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Final Installation of Work

Above are the final images of the degree project installation for the Endangered Plant Index. This installation took a lot of work and calculations to get right – including having to take a lot of the drawings and labels off the wall, […]

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Rethinking the Rewilding Area

Update: 08/06/22: I also added the ‘wildflowers’ book open on the desk, at the page of the Ragged Robin, which is one of the wildflowers listed on the seed pack, that I hope to use in the rewilding of Cedarwood Walk. […]

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Visiting Ipswich Museum

After visiting Sutton Hoo yesterday, I decided to visit Ipswich Museum today, hoping to explore how they labelled their exhibits, and the method in which they displayed things there. Overall, I felt this wasn’t actually the most beneficial visit – […]

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Visiting Sutton Hoo

update: 08/06/22: I have drawn a lot from my visit to Sutton Hoo – and my memories of past visits to Sutton Hoo. I have very fond memories of spending time in the house (before the refurbishment), and I have […]

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Planning for the Degree Show

Update 08/06/22: The colour of the paint works really really well – the white of the page stands out really clearly against it, and the drawings down get lost in the wall. The green in the colour echoes the green […]

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Wolverhampton School of Art Degree Show photos

The Fine Art course at Wolverhampton is an intensive studio-based programme where staff and students work alongside each other, supported by technical workshops, theoretical engagement and a wide range of study visits and opportunities to promote and exhibit your work.

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Putting it all Together

Projection * I experimented with rear projection and back projection at home using the same distances as my degree show space. Neither was successful: the image from the rear of viewers at that distance was too big for the wall […]

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There’s No Place like Home

The feeling of the uncanny is something I have tried to capture in my work. I want to take the viewer on a journey around the house, guide them into rooms and dark spaces with clues that will ultimately lead […]

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Degree Show layout and related research

Acetone Prints I have included 2 of my acetone prints of images I took at Tranmer House in my show. The top image is a wedding photo which I distorted in Photoshop. It is a link to home life, marriage, […]

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Bodies

Super Sculpey clay is a material I have never used before. Once it is rolled in your hands it becomes soft and I was able to sculpt it into a figure. I used an anatomy drawing to get the basic […]

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Degree Show – Hanging

Hanging my work is something that I’ve never been to precious about. I’m more than happy to bang a couple of nails in the wall or drill some screws into a painting and that be it. Funnily enough, for someone […]

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Degree Show – Layout

Before I started hanging any work on the wall I had to decide a) what I was going to put up and b) how it was going to all be situated on the wall. I didn’t want to start randomly […]

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Degree Show – Space

I was very happy with the space I was allocated for the degree show, it was a long corridor style space which actually looked quite over whelming at first. I’ve seen this space before, obviously, but never this bare. It […]

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Final days for Degree show aarghhhh!

Well, I’m busy busy, on the 10am to 10pm shift, in preparation for the Degree Show, 2016 UCS. Working non-stop, till I drop. I am blessed with two amazing daughters’ that have dinner ready for me! #degree show, #homelife walls, […]

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Prepping time, Degree Show @UCS

Deadline is fast approaching, busy doing the build, decisions, decisions, some visions are not possible …prepare, experiment, express!   #degree show fill holes, Check paint walls, ongoing Measure, cut wood and fit fixtures, ongoing Make art, and finish …ongoing mind […]

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I Shall be Painting a Table this Evening

I picked up my prints yesterday. Some will need to be stained with tea and aged by scratching into the surface. The original photos are pasted to a board with the photographers name printed on. The lettering is beautiful. I […]

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Chairs

Working in the studio My photograph taken at Tranmer House, Suffolk Along with the rooms, I have been working on an ink drawing which is based on a photograph I took at Tranmer House. What I like about the photograph […]

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Light and Tea Testing

Room 1 I am lighting both my rooms using a LED wired to a battery. The light is turned on by pressing a switch down. I like the idea of the rooms being interactive. The viewer will look through the […]

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