Video – Printmaking and Porcelain Exhibition at the Lander Gallery

Laura Weston, 2012 - Relief print

“Impressed”, the new exhibition at Lander Gallery in Truro which runs up to 27th April 2013 is an understated but lovely one. The environment is informal. The coffee shop is right across the way, so you can hear the hubbub as you walk around. This is comforting and it puts you at ease. I am […]

Book Review – Angie Lewin – “Plants and Places”

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I love books which are image heavy. If it’s a book about or by an artist then I also like there to be lots of sketches and preparatory drawings as well as finished pieces. Angie Lewin’s Book “Plants and Places”, with text by Leslie Geddes-Brown, does not disappoint. Her muted tones, pale lilacs and burnt […]

Tugboat Printshop – The Definition of Inspiration

Tugboat Printshop "The Moon", woodcut, 2012

One of the reasons I started this blog was to celebrate print as an art form and a skill, and to highlight inspirational printmakers from around the globe. Enter husband and wife team, Paul Roden and Valerie Lueth, who have been printmaking together since 2006. They are known as Tugboat Printshop and print from their […]