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Print Sale in Mr. Bradley’s

I’ve got a Print Sale this weekend (2 – 3 September 2017) in the wonderful Mr. Bradley’s pub on Barrack Street. Barracka is one of my favourite parts of the city and I’ve lived within spitting distance of it a couple of times down through the years. It’s taken a bit of a battering in recent […]

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4 Colour Reduction Linocut / Plancha Perdida

This is a 4 colour reductive linocut printed on Super Alfa paper. The image size is 17cm x 23cm. I printed an edition of 23. ‘Himself’ may well be related to ‘Yer Man’. Check out the step by step process photos below the main image. ‘Himself’   Check out these photos documenting the process – […]

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Monoprint Drawings

More from ‘Woman Book’ !

Here are some more monoprint drawings from the sketchbook of female portraits that I’m flying through at the moment. I’m using a recycled brown paper. I’m now also using acrylic paint for colouring along with watercolours, colouring pencils, ink and posca markers.

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The Sister’s birthday . . . . .

‘Woman Book’ now in production!

I’m working on a new sketchbook of portraits. This time it’s the ladies turn after last years ‘Man Book‘. So far they’ve all been a combination of monoprint, watercolours, colouring pencils, ink and posca. Here is a taster. Four lovely ladies they are too!

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Monoprints from Miguel Carini’s Course

In September 2016 I attended a weeklong course in La Escuela de Arte de Granada given by the Argentinian artist Miguel Carini. Miguel has been developing and personalising his monoprinting technique for many years and it was a great experience to learn from him in the print workshop. Over 5 productive afternoons me and my colleagues knocked […]

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Sergeant Pluck from ‘The Third Policeman’

This is a 9 colour screenprint of the unforgettable character ‘Sergeant Pluck’ from Flann O’Brien‘s masterpiece ‘The Third Policeman‘. Here is the first mention of Pluck in the book: His face gave me one more surprise. It was enormously fat, red and widespread, sitting squarely on the neck of his tunic with a clumsy weightiness that reminded […]

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Posters for ‘Impresiones Gigantes’

Here are the best of the posters I designed for the road-roller event ‘Impresiones Gigantes’. All posters included elements of linoprints and the logo was also cut from lino.   

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Mono-Monster 1 – Screenprint and Spray Paint

These were printed on hardboard. The character in the prints was originally from a monoprint drawing.

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