“Creative Sketchbooks”

Course sketchbook This is my sketchbook for the Creative Sketchbooks online course offered by DesignMatters Art & Craft School, run by artists Linda and Laura Kemshall. So far I have only worked on exercises in Module 1, which is all about finding inspiration, drawing media and mark-making, value, tone, and composition. Year started 2019 Size A5 Resulting works n/a

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“Goblin Market”

Developmental sketchbook A sketchbook for exploring the themes and imagery of the poem Goblin Market by Christina Rossetti for textile art pieces, particularly We Must Not Look at Goblin Men. Year started 2009 Size A4 Resulting works We Must Not Look at Goblin Men

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“Elements”

Developmental sketchbook A sketchbook for researching the theme of alchemical elements (earth, air, fire and water) for textile art pieces, particularly Elemental. Year started 2009 Size A4 Resulting works Elemental

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“Dryads”

Developmental sketchbook A sketchbook for researching the theme of dryads (tree nymphs) for textile art pieces, particularly Hamadryad: Oak. Year started 2008 Size A4 Resulting works Hamadryad: OakOak Man I Willow Man I, II & IIIDryad: Field MapleVine Man Treasure Box

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“Standing Stones”

Experimental sketchbook A sketchbook experimenting with abstract and unusual designs on the theme of standing stones, monoliths and menhirs. It was begun in a workshop with Sandra Meech. Year started 2005 Size A5 Resulting works We Must Not Look at Goblin Men

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