Monthly Archives: November 2012

Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Collection: The Next Generation

Kings Place Gallery once again hosts an exhibition of this superb collection of artists self-portraits. During the Autumn of 2010 Kings Place Gallery first showed a selection of works from the Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait collection in the exhibition Face to … Continue reading

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A Weekend of Life Drawing at West Dean

Last weekend I returned to West Dean College to teach an intensive course of life drawing. This course enabled students to work from the life model and use and experiment with a wide variety of drawing techniques throughout the weekend … Continue reading

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Prints from sculpture-inspired drawings

The second of this two-part article on work inspired by Egypt is now available in the December issue of The Artist. This part discusses prints made from drawings inspired by sculpture and wall reliefs, and the print processes used for … Continue reading

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A return to Luxor

I returned to Luxor in late October looking forward to some warmth and sunshine, at last. It was just before the Feast of Eid al-Adha, the feast of the Sacrifice. Everyone was in good spirits, a time when families get … Continue reading

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