Wednesday, 10 March 2010

Admiration of artists....

These are some Artists that i have been looking at recently for inspiration in making my Artists books for my 4th year degree show piece.

is a collaboration between
Melanie Bush, Senior Lecturer in Graphic Design 
The University of Northampton, Uk.
Dr Emma Powell, Senior Lecturer in Graphic Design 
De Montfort University (Leicester),

This site has lots of artists books to look at from past events We love your books have done. Every year there is a brief and the chance to submit your book. Id like to do this one day soon! :D

The Piece of work below was from the site.

Non of the Above images are my personal work and are all linked with the Artists website where the work they do resides.

Sunday, 7 March 2010


Something to do Zine

'Something to do' Food Zine issue 2

(Gentry Press)

I was asked to contribute a piece of work for the 1st of march for the 'something to do' Food Zine Made in Dundee.

This is my Entry -
The cover -

The Contributors -

a BIG thank you to Gentry Press for Using my work in this months Zine all about lovely jubilee food!

Weekend making

These are some pictures of my studio space in uni

These are little artists books i made this weekend for practice binding and playing with text and size.

The book below is a rough concept dummy book for my 4th year project.
The book is based on a character called Mr. James Oliver West who is in love with a Woman called Oliva neive bloom who runs away with her true love Florien and breaks Mr. West's Heart.

Saturday, 6 March 2010

Really lovely/interesting short film i found a wee while ago. 

over and out.

Thursday, 4 March 2010

Jumpers & Jamboree

Apologies for the lateness of this post...its over due.

This Beautiful poster was made by the talented Lauren Gentry.

I feel so happy to have been asked and taken part in Jumpers and Jamboree! to join in with such enterprising artists was such a great experiance ! it was such a good night! i learned a lot more about the art of selling art. which is always good :)

Kyle was having a great time!

My wee sets of prints for sale! i made £40 by the end of the night whoo hoo!

One Huge big thanks to Lauren and co for putting on the night and inviting me along.

over and out...Rae.