Drawing Down Under

Drawing Down Under

By Dr Susan Poole SGFA I have long been interested in animals as subjects to draw, given their diversity of form, surface patterning and textures, so when I spent a month in Australia earlier this year they became again subjects for my sketches. Old Croc, drawn last...
Best Print Winner: Trotting Hare by Clive Riggs SGFA

Best Print Winner: Trotting Hare by Clive Riggs SGFA

Mezzotint can be a very laborious process, particularly if making a larger scale print. It also can settle into something of a pattern. With Trotting Hare I wanted to make a print which broke with the convention of the negative (light) image on the dark background,...