stormy weather - textile panel

stormy weather

McCaig’s Tower is a Colosseum-like landmark overlooking Oban.  It was conceived by banker John Stuart McCaig, whose death ended construction prematurely: only the outer wall was completed. Textile panel 93x22cm Sold

Jacob's Ladder - textile

jacob’s ladder

McCaig’s Tower is a Colosseum-like landmark overlooking Oban.  It was conceived by banker John Stuart McCaig, whose death ended construction prematurely: only the outer wall was completed. Textile panel Size 83x24cm Sold

obscure - collagraph

obscure

Oban’s McCaig’s Tower, obscure in many ways – origin? purpose?  And often hidden by the trees growing around it. Collagraph Image size 10x15cm Varied edition: 2 prints Sold out

cup & ring iii - textile panel

cup & ring

Kilmartin Glen in Argyll is one of the richest prehistoric landscapes in Scotland.  The concentration of carved cup and ring marks on standing stones and rock outcrops is exceptional.  The meaning of these marks is unknown.  They may have represented important meeting places or astronomical data. Textile panels Varied edition Sold

stargazing iii - linocut

stargazing III

Kilmartin Glen in Argyll is one of the richest prehistoric landscapes in Scotland, with many standing stones that were probably erected more than 3,500 years ago. These linocuts feature cup & ring markings from rock outcrops at Glasvaar, and some standing stones.  The meaning of the cup and ring markings is unknown. One possibility is…

stargazing ii - linocut

stargazing ii

Kilmartin Glen in Argyll is one of the richest prehistoric landscapes in Scotland, with many standing stones that were probably erected more than 3,500 years ago.  The Ballymeanoch stones are arranged in parallel lines. Their purpose is unknown: one possibility is that they were used to chart the movement of the sun, moon & stars.…

ancestors i - linocut

ancestors i

Kilmartin Glen in Argyll is one of the richest prehistoric landscapes in Scotland. The concentration of carved rocks is exceptional.  The Glasvaar outcrops are covered with many complex cup & ring marks. The meaning of these marks is unknown. Such carved rocks may have been meeting places, or ritual sites. Linocut & collage block Image…

signs i - linocut

signs i

Kilmartin Glen in Argyll is one of the richest prehistoric landscapes in Scotland.  The concentration of carved rocks is exceptional, and those at Ormaig are some of the most extensive & important in Britain.  The Ormaig outcrop is covered with cup & ring marks and distinctive rosettes.  The meaning of the cup and ring markings…

stargazing i - linocut

stargazing i

Kilmartin Glen in Argyll is one of the richest prehistoric landscapes in Scotland.  The Nether Largie standing stones were probably erected more than 3,500 years ago. Linocut & collage block Image size 102x155mm Edition:25 Sold out