ICARUS (trilogy) I really liked the Icarus trilogy (as shown in p.4) and wanted to expand the illustrations further, not only by using colour and a canvas base, I also used a larger size, the A3 boards make the paintings stand out and emphasise the blue and gold colour contrasts. (Part. 3 Icarus as seen […]
While experimenting with different materials I am looking into shapes and colours. I’d like to progress from the rectangular and square bases, as well as background colours.
Progressing on from the pen on card illustrations, I wanted to introduce colour into the work. Bold, primary colours to make the drawings stand out against any background, which will be needed within the Southsea Green exhibition as there will be a lot going on surrounding the work. I was also hoping to exhibit some […]
The story of Icarus often feels relevant, wanting to fly closer and closer to the sun – wanting more than what we need. Be humble.
‘Getting better’ – this selection of illustrations demonstrates other and further thoughts that i’m now feeling, no longer just about processing the emotions from a breakup but how i’m now feeling, whilst Introducing new characters.
This first selection of illustrations was created soon after a breakup where I felt most exposed, this is reflected within the drawings that also have words within the images to emphasis the thoughts and emotions they are trying to purvey.
It’s easy to assume everyone can effortlessly say how they feel – which it can be, it can be straightforward to express happiness, sadness or anger but to describe how you feel and express it in a way that helps you process those emotions is what can be challenging. This got me thinking about ways […]