A book of lino cut prints and rubber stamping of words that have become part of our everyday vocabulary.
During the lockdown of 2020, one of the things I missed the most was being able to be at the seaside. This poem by John Masefield is an appropriate title and theme for a book expressing my longing for the sea.
Inspired by a visit to a disused Lisbon power station which has now been repurposed as a visitor space.
Before a trip to China, Lynda made a concertina sketch book with Chinese paper and printed cloth covers. She spent a few days sailing the Yangtze and one afternoon she sat and drew continuously with charcoal , along the pages of the book, the view of the river bank as it passed before her. Opened up, it is 5 metres long.
Here the fascination with huts shows itself again. The huts are printed and painted paper placed inside a painted found box.