Category Archives: Print-making

Cerise and Reuben….a Love story

A  Love story ..a story of love-sickness oh! how it hurts ….. inspired by an event put on by the Drawing Circus from Brighton 💜 and the song  “Cerise and Reuben” by Robert Hunter and Gerry Garcia of the Grateful … Continue reading

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Athena and her shield of protection…..

“If you always greatly honor with kindness the kindly ones, you will surely be preeminent, keeping your land and city in the straight path of justice.”…….Athena. Aeschylus, Eumenides As we all know the Greek people are suffering tremendous anguish and … Continue reading

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The Map woman…..

This print was inspired by the poem , The Map-woman by Carol Ann Duffy…….from her book The Feminine Gospels A woman’s skin was a map of the town where she’d grown from a child. When she went out, she covered … Continue reading

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Weaving the World wide web…….www.arachne.co.uk

The mortal Arachne was gifted in the art of weaving fine cloth and tapestries, and studied under the goddess Athena, herself a master at weaving and pottery. Arachne’s work was so beautiful, and her talent so great, that word of … Continue reading

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Guan Yin – “She who hears the cries of the world”

My prints for my current work start with a life drawing. This drawing was of a woman I knew was in deep grief ..as she sat for us the archetype of Guan-Yin seemed to cloak her and I was able … Continue reading

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Pomona Goddess of the Orchards….

This is a print I have just pulled to mark the Autumn Equinox ( a little late I know but my studio has been closed)…… Pomona is a Roman Goddess with unusually no Greek counterpart.  A Goddess of fruitful abundance … Continue reading

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TuTu Pele – Goddess of Hawai’s volcanoes…..

Tutu Pele …Pele is the ruler of the volcanoes of Hawaii and humans have no power to resist her. When Pele speaks, her word is final. She may appear as a tall beautiful young woman, or as an old woman, … Continue reading

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