Salvador Dalí

  Salvador Dali is one of my favourite artists of all time. Possibly one of the most prominent surrealist painters of all time, his truly unique style and imagination is world-famous. Sometimes he paints scenes from mythology, other times paints new worlds of his own incredible imagination. Swans Reflecting Elephants is an ingenious use of reflections…

Screen printing, part II – Making

The screen printing project involved engaging with issues I care and feel passionately about, so it was a really satisfying project to complete. Shown below is the stencil I made. I initially drew Trump on the stencil paper using charcoal, which allowed me to clearly visualise how the print would look when finished. Instead of writing…

Screen printing, part I – Initial Ideas

For my print, I wanted to do something quite political, because I had never done a political artwork before, and I feel compelled to try out as many new things as possible now I’m at degree level. Furthermore, in the crazy year of politics that was 2016, I felt I had a lot to say…

Summer Project

  Shown above is my summer project. It was created using a silver paint pen and orange acrylic on black mount-board, a cardboard-material which is commonly used for framing but I found it the ideal surface to draw on for this task. My piece was inspired in some ways by an artist called Rebecca Ward,…

Robert Beatty

Robert Beatty is currently one of my favourite artists, and one of the biggest influences on my artwork. I find his work mesmerising to look at; it is often extremely outlandish and dazzling. His extensive body of work is clearly influenced by surrealism, op art, and psychedelia to a certain extent.  His portfolio is created almost…