The ability to be creatively diverse should not be reserved for those that are rich enough to decide to do it. People should be questioning the barriers that are in place in their own lives, and breaking them down.
I spend a lot of time thinking about artists like Eric Ravilious. I compare my day-to-day creative life with people like him. I did even before I went to this exhibition at the Towner Gallery in Eastbourne. Ravilious was a Sussex-based printmaker (amongst other mediums), who engraved over 400 illustrations and drew over 40 lithographic […]
I love books, especially big coffee table hardback books with lots of pictures! When I'm stuck for ideas for my drawings and prints I flick through my beautiful picture books - they've never failed to get my mind thinking in a different way or heading down a different road to where it was originally. I've created a list - albeit a little one - of the books that have helped me the most.