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The Rant That Came From the Ravilious & Co Exhibition

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 […]

Rattycatcat’s Five Favourite Creative Reference Books

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.