Friday, 26 February 2010

On Heavy Rotation

Just brilliant head music.......

Wednesday, 24 February 2010


Victorian 'refreshment hut' in the mountains/Wasdale Head Inn, birthplace of rock climbing/1950's outdoor fashion


Half done drawing- evolving into printed textile pattern, start of new work looking at line, scale and colour. Hopefully look different once printed, to my MA work. That's the aim anyway.....


Penguin books circa 1950's/old music from Broadcast/the artist Ed Ruscha

Sunday, 14 February 2010

Erosion Gully

Joined local orienteering club recently- fascinated by some of the maps, this one from Hungary. Using the various map symbols, colours and codes to influence my own markmaking.....

Wednesday, 10 February 2010

A Certain Ratio

Music for the eyes and ears.....ACR "Force" remastered and reissued soon. Design by Johnson Panas. What I'll be getting down to....

Sunday, 7 February 2010


Trying to find funding, and locations for some new textile prints in situ- on the hillsides, in the eco-hotel, and in the disused barns of the North. The glacial features of mountains, rock climbing clubs, "Clouds" by R+E Bouroullec, Grizedale Arts, Shirley Craven, and old-fashioned climbing gear all serve as influences. Textile designs hopefully done in the next month......