Tuesday, 25 October 2011

Sunday, 16 October 2011

hedgehog drawings

Capturing tracks made by wildlife - hedgehogs ..... and field mice
Alexander Park, Manchester

2 days later ....

Hepworth Gallery, Wakefield

A new gallery named for sculptor Barbara Hepworth:
Barbara Hepworth (1903-75) was born in Wakefield on 10 January 1903... article continues
There are many of her drawings as well as her sculptures to see
A sculpture gallery made all the more special because of its collection of works on paper, paintings and artists' tools too
Henry Moore
John Piper

Other drawings:
Architect David Chipperfield's design for the gallery
the weir / river it's built next to:

and children invited to draw too....

Wednesday, 12 October 2011

drawing experiments

Some of the many techniques, (re)looking, experimenting, playing, making, collaborating etc completed in the first few weeks of an Art Foundation (pre-degree), one year course of study

frottage / wrapped objects

collaborative / paper roll / paraphernalia (shoes)

 exploded ink filled balloons

mark making / objects