Wake project: making the first shapes

Wake project: making the first shapes

Soaking and lamination Scoll of wood Laminating Laminating iv Laminating i Dry, rough-sanded and ready to cut out the internal shapes Ready to work with iii Ready to work with iv Ready to work with, 3d Ready to work with, all shapes i Cutting out, ready to fine sand...
Wake project: finding the first shapes

Wake project: finding the first shapes

Exploring lightness of lines and marks drawn from images of water boatmen skittering across the surface of water in the boathouse. Light and water boatmen iii Light and water boatmen ii Light and water boatmen (i) Light and water boatmen Untitled – 1 of 1...
Wake project

Wake project

Exhibiting Dovetailing at the Windermere Jetty Museum this year gave me the opportunity to spend time in the museum with its adjoining boatyard and conservation workshop, and to get a sense of fleeting movement, floating reflections, the forming of wood, and working...
‘It was a Cathedral of Power’

‘It was a Cathedral of Power’

This mobile was made for an exhibition at Quay Arts to accompany a screening of the film FAWLEY, which explores the life and decommissioning of the landmark power station and its local connection with landscape and people. Made by Chu-Li Shewring and Adam Gutch,...

A few more images from Ellary.       Visual notes for remembering what I have...
Ellary, Scotland

Ellary, Scotland

We spent a week on the west coast of Scotland on the Ellary peninsular. I was absorbed both by the long, lone strands of seaweed which, given form by the water around them, looped and moved in meandering response to the currents and tide, and by the ephemeral traces...