the winter's tale - digital collage

the winter’s tale

A common pastime at my primary school was collecting and swapping scraps – die-cut paper images. The scrapbook was an old paperback, each page containing a single scrap or set – the same design in different sizes.  At playtime, collectors exchanged scrap books and thumbed through the pages, poking scraps of interest out of the…

pictures at an exhibition - collage

pictures at an exhibition

A common pastime at my primary school was collecting and swapping scraps – die-cut paper images. The scrapbook was an old paperback, each page containing a single scrap or set – the same design in different sizes.  At playtime, collectors exchanged scrap books and thumbed through the pages, poking scraps of interest out of the…

Temptation - Oban Chocolate Company

temptation

Some chocolate-themed old master paintings… Installation – framed digital collages on aluminium Commissioned by the Oban Chocolate Company “All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.” -charles m schulz

In these shoes?

in these shoes?

On listening to Kirsty MacColl … Découpage – shoes & New Zealand road maps “Some footwear can increase the chance of a slip or trip happening.  Choose shoes that fit well, have sensible heels and stay on the feet.” -Health & Safety Executive

herring girls iii digital collage Oban

herring girls iii

Some twisted Victoriana. Herring girls followed the herring fishing fleets, to gut and pack the silver darlings.  I hope they spent some of their hard-earned cash on party dresses and hats for the post-work ceilidhs … Digital collage 22x22cm £30 Larger sizes available

the mind of aristotle

Aristotle, a pupil of Plato, was a Greek philosopher. His writings cover many subjects, including physics, biology, zoology, metaphysics, logic, ethics, aesthetics, poetry, theatre, music, rhetoric, linguistics, politics and government – and constitute the first comprehensive system of Western philosophy. Cicero described his literary style as “a river of gold”.  He tutored Alexander the Great.…

herring girls ii

herring girls ii

Some twisted Victoriana. Herring girls followed the herring fishing fleets, to gut and pack the silver darlings.  I hope they spent some of their hard-earned cash on party dresses and hats for the post-work ceilidhs … Digital collage 22x22cm £30 Larger sizes available