Passages

Living near active ports on Vancouver Island influenced this edition of prints. My studio is near the Graving Dock in historic Esquimalt Harbour. Esquimalt is home to the Pacific Fleet of the Canadian Navy. Point Hope Maritime shipyard is also nearby in the Victoria harbour. We have a commercial fishing fleet at Fishermans Wharf and […]

The Tale of Two Prints: Divide and Conquer

1/1/5  Celebration  3 x 4″  Photo etch, monoprint, emboss, and mixed media. Celebration is the third mini print that was chosen for BIMPE, the Biennial Miniature Print Exhibit, which just opened in Vancouver at the Federation Gallery on Granville Island. 1/1/5  The Depths  11 x 15″ Photo etch, monoprint, emboss, and mixed media. Here’s the same […]

FIELD NOTES: A portfolio of prints

This hand made portfolio is home to my recent print series, ‘Field Notes’.  It was inspired by recent travel to ancient sites in Turkey. A three week intensive printmaking course with Master Printmaker, Alain Costaz, introduced me to intaglio.  I combined this technique with mono print and collograph to produce six prints. ‘Material Remains’ ‘Assemblage: […]