Monthly Archives: March 2017

Oh not again… Fallowfield & Co.

Oh not again… Fallowfield & Co.

So, I took a gamble, this was at an auction house near Ipswich. The gamble was it could have been a 12×15 inch tailboard camera, turns …

 

Dimbola Lodge – Julia Margaret Cameron

Dimbola Lodge – Julia Margaret Cameron

Last week I was working in Portsmouth digitising the Overlord Embroidery at the DDay Museum. I’ll blog about that via the proper channels as it …

 

Day trip to Leicester

Day trip to Leicester

We popped across to Leicester the other weekend to pick up a Print Down Frame (UV vacuum exposure unit) from a local printer that was retiring. Looking …

 

The Big Big Camera at Gallery Oldham

The Big Big Camera at Gallery Oldham

Yesterday I visited Gallery Oldham to listen to Artist in Residence and photographer Ian Beesley, and his continuing work with a Hunter Penrose process camera …

 

Drypoint – First attempts

Drypoint – First attempts

Steph and I spent a few hours in the studio today, trying our hand at Drypoint printing. First we had popped to St. Helens to pick …

 

Setting up the Etching Press

Setting up the Etching Press

Well its about time I bit the bullet. The Rollaco Gem etching press arrived a couple of weekends ago. I ordered a load of inks …