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Printmakers Collective// April 2016

Printmaking is key to my practice and I am constantly inspired by the work of the artists mentioned in this post. They all have a distinct way of working and push print making to new and exciting heights. 

Sarah Ross-Thompson

Sarah's work appeals to me because of how she uses the medium to convey the natural world. Her sense of layering and combination of colour creates an interesting tactile quality which draws the viewer in. She is able to combine shape and mark making beautifully. 

Camila Linaweaver

Monoprints and Etching//

Camila's work is one of the first I came across when I first really got into printmaking last year. She uses mono-printing in such an innovative and unique way. I am constantly inspired by her ability to push the more simple print-making processes and create stunning one off originals. The texture and tactile qualities of her work make her work striking and memorable. She has a real eye for colour which means she is able to create emotive piece of work. 

Sam Scales

I have followed Sam's work for a while now. It seems we have a very similar interest in subject matter and choose to use print making as a way to convey this. He has a real ability to use mark to present a representational narrative. He also uses photography as a way to document the world around him. I am constantly inspired by his thought process and work because he works hard and has a real passion for what he does. 


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