PRINT: Tea Mixed Media Drawing on Distressed, Dictionary Page
Relaxing with a cup of tea and a good book is my favourite past time because it relaxes me and I can get lost in a completely different world for hours. If I am feeling stressed, unwell, upset or not myself in any way, reading and drinking tea help me to feel more positive and comfortable. My love of tea and books is shared with my brother, which gives it another deeper meaning to me because we can share books and types of tea.
Through composition, shadow, and pattern, I like to create images that have a rich narrative basis. Taking influence from Japanese woodblock prints, German expressionist cinema, medieval woodcuts, and everything in between, I take the craft of papercutting, mix it with digital technologies and create my own harmonious hybrid.
This picture represent value. The shadows are great and really stand out but the subtle use of white really bring out this piece even more. The look on her face looks like she has secret she just can't hide anymore.
Scans that prove Leonardo da Vinci was right all along: New show reveals 'startling accuracy' of anatomical sketches which lay undiscovered for hundreds of years
Leonardo da Vinci's depiction of the bones, muscles and tendons of the hand, c.1510-11 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2292206/The-startling-accuracy-Leonardo-da-Vincis-anatomical-sketches-revealed-comparison-modern-medical-scans.html