My review on Photogrpaher David Bailey.

English photographer David Bailey was born January 1938. He became a British Vogue Magazine fashion photographer in the 1960s and is particularly famous for his photographs of celebrities, with their bold composition and use of frames. I first saw a postcard of one of his in the gift shop of The National Portrait Gallery in […]

Glass

Glass rotation. During this week we had the chance to experiment a new medium of glass. Whilst experiencing the workshop i was selected to blow glass as a demonstration. This was difficult but fun. As part of the work shop we were allowed to make a paper weight, and made a swan which we unfortunately […]

Review of the Customs House Gallery Exhibition ‘What Is Drawing?’

What is Drawing? Exhibition at the Custom House, South shields shows a variety of artists’ creative views and interpretations of ‘what is drawing?’.  This exhibition shows a range of work by a number of talented artists, demonstrating a variety of skills and techniques used as well as a range of mediums. The exhibition runs from […]

Creative Destruction

Creative destruction Initially I struggled for inspiration on this project. I began brainstorming my thoughts to help give me ideas, still I was unsure of what direction to take. I decided to jump straight into it by grabbing an object and destroying it using by what I had access in the studio. Looking back at […]

Visual Communication

Rotation week: Visual communication, with the theme of Sonar. As an introduction to the topic we took part in a range of work shops where we illustrated our reaction to music played aloud. This allowed me to experiment with a range of techniques such as painting with sticks, found objects and even with my hands. […]