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A little bit of etching

IMG_4466Final London Shadows signed Final page mock up 1

As part of my project on Visual Narrative, I explored the docklands of London, this led my to discover a variety of lost stories about a hamlet called Ratclif during the early Victorian era. My final project resulted in a series of etchings, all drawn and printed myself, which were displayed on a concertina to emphasise that they could be view as part of a whole story but also individually.


Getting Natural

Feng Suai gardenIt’s good to practise something new, so as to develop my landscapes I have done a few studies. This one is of a Japanese garden and similar to the style of my most recent pieces I have tried to keep the colour simple.

I wanted this piece to be well balanced and calm.

‘Feng Shui Garden’

(c)RachelAlvarez 2014