Tuesday, October 30, 2012


Friday, October 26, 2012


  • Tweak and roll Time to tweak the color temperature a bit on this linocut. I mixed up this 
    nice tan color... transparent on one end of the roller and a little more opaqu...
    6 hours ago

  • Blurb Book Sale From now through November 5, 2012, use the code COLORS at checkout 
    on Blurb Books for 20% off on two books or more. Copyright Woodblock Dreams blog
    14 hours ago

Thursday, October 25, 2012


Wednesday, October 24, 2012


Tuesday, October 23, 2012


Thursday, October 18, 2012


Wednesday, October 17, 2012


  • Homemade Artist Residency Day 3 [image: Day3_InProgress] Today's self-designed stay-at-home artist 
    residency was a half day affair. I managed two layers of color (6 sheets of paper) and w...
    5 hours ago

  • Snowflakes are Carving *Let the carving begin. A lotta-little lines. The trick will be to remember 
    the snowflakes and swirl lines are white on blue in the top and blue on wh...
    6 hours ago

Tuesday, October 16, 2012


Friday, October 12, 2012


Thursday, October 11, 2012


  • Events in October Next week is action packed with arty goodness. On Friday night *Macquarie 
    Towns Art Society* is opening its 50th anniversary Spring Fair Art Exhibition - ...
    8 hours ago

  • Spatter Work on this little print progresses slowly. I have two blocks carved but I think I'll need a 
    little more drama than the oak grain from my last post might ...
    23 hours ago

Wednesday, October 10, 2012


Tuesday, October 9, 2012


  • Amherst Biennial - Hope & Feathers The Amherst Biennial opened this past Saturday and the turnout
     was great. I spent the evening at Hope & Feathers, where my work is hanging along with work...
    6 hours ago

  • For The Benefit Of Mister Kite Earlier this year I was contacted about a very singular project - 
    to recreate the engravings from a Victorian circus poster. This in itself wasn't all that...
    9 hours ago

  • Cartoons *I don't know what I think about transfer paper you run through the printer. I've used 
    it to good effect, but I keep falling back on my tried and true cha...
    9 hours ago

Monday, October 8, 2012


Sunday, October 7, 2012


Friday, October 5, 2012


Thursday, October 4, 2012


Wednesday, October 3, 2012


Monday, October 1, 2012


  • Motifs *Got the cartoon down to a set of motifs.* *I can play with coloring the background now, 
    as well as the snowflakes. The chop is just a placeholder for wh...
    11 hours ago

  • Review of "Not the Usual Politics" Checking my email on Sunday morning, I was thrilled to hear from a friend
     in Maine that the Portland Press Herald contained a review by art historian Danie...
    13 hours ago

  • The View From Swift Cottage I do enjoy portraying wildlife into an appropriate setting and staying
     at Swift Cottage in Derbyshire gave me a chance to engrave a rather different landsc...
    18 hours ago