Sans Soleil

Sans Soleil

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Sans Soleil

A project I worked on earlier this year, Sans Soleil is a 64 page book inspired by the Japanese aesthetics of Wabi Sabi and the imperfect, impermanent, and incompleteness of Beauty. Borrowing the words from Chris Marker’s Sans Soleil (1983). I had a lot of fun with this book! ‘Ah well… after all, history only tastes bitter to those who expected it to be sugar…

Bravest Screen Print/ Unique monoprint

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Bravest Print

The fruit of my hard labour last Wednesday!  A screen printed monoprint of my collage. Being a monoprint means no two prints are the same and to be honest this is not the best of the batch but I’m quite happy with it as it’s the one I’m submitting for the collaborative Screen Printing book we’re working on. The yellow on screen is actually a…

Cally Barker

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Cally Barker

One of my favourite stalls in Handmade and Bound a few weeks ago was Cally Barker’s. The little crocheted Penguin classics caught my eye and I couldn’t resist the ‘Mystery and Crime’ one! She told me about The Book Project in which she’d been involved, the work submitted is amazing . She might be contributing to an exhibition we are curating at college but that’s another story for…

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September Polaroids

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This is the view from my desk, the two other corners of my room. It took long enough but we’re finally settled, walls are painted and I even enrolled a few days ago. It’s getting colder in London every day and days are getting shorter too. Roll on Autumn!