There was a ploughing match in a nearby field and after sketching a couple of shire horses taking part, I just had to cut a lino!
The mind is everything, what you think you become - from a Buddha quote.
These words resonated with me as I am a believer in positive thinking so I integrated them into what has become the first in a series of lino cut prints - words of wisdom.
I love having access to the workshop where I use an Albion printing press which I use for my lino cut printing.
Here I design and print a lino cut onto calico (cotton) using relief printing inks and set them.
After seeing the film, Hugo, and loving the imagery of Georges Melies, I was inspired to make the second in the series of my words of wisdom lino cut prints.
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