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‘Arachnes Metaphor’ by Vinny Stapley

“Quecha the word for “language” is “thread” and “embroidering” – used to describe complex Conversation.” Psychas As part of my research for the Bridging the Gap project, I discovered a very interesting essay:  ‘Women Weaving the World: Text and Textile in the Kalevala and Beyond’ by Hanna Eilittä Psychas  published by Harvard in 2018. The essay explores the age-old […]

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Cover to Cover – Bridging the Gap

Gwen John – 1876 to 1939 About a year ago I began my research for our new EAST exhibition “Bridging the Gap” and the subject I chose was the life and work of the Welsh artist Gwen John.  Previous to this I had been looking at the subject of still life and interiors and this […]

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Birch Marks – Bridging the Gap

I have been printing on fabrics and paper trying to get the effect of a Silver Birch tree trunk. I’m not happy with the results as yet, so will be doing a lot more samples until  I get it right.  See samples below:

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“Art is about Transformation”

Each week up until and during the exhibition at Hyde Hall (9th to 17th October) different members of EAST will choose 3 photographs of other members’ work from the collection of over 400 images taken by Charlie of farliephotography.co.uk. This week the 3 images have been selected by Felicity Borwick and have been chosen for […]

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“Art is about Transformation”

Each week up until and during the exhibition at Hyde Hall (9th to 17th October 2021) different members of EAST will choose 3 photographs of other members’ work from the collection of over 400 images taken by Charlie of farliephotography.co.uk. This week the 3 images have been selected by Melinda Berkovitz and her choices are […]

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