Beautiful Roots

Making paper from plant materials and printing images of roots and root sections onto the paper. A latex cast of a turnip plant, the roots are so fine that they became completely coated in the latex however the plant is now more robust and easy to handle.I plan to use the latex cast to make … More Beautiful Roots

The Turnip Project

Baby turnips grown in hydroponics over two weeks at the James Hutton Institute. Planning to press them into plant papers, or collage them into prints. Roots are very fine and needed to be floated onto paper so that I could spread them . I am currently casting larger roots grown over 6 weeks with thin … More The Turnip Project

Etching

Recently completed a series of etchings based on the Storegga Tsunami deposits at Montrose Basin. I wanted to combine what the deposits look like today with the idea of a Tsunami wave hitting the basin around  8000 years ago. I’m interested in what has changed and what has stayed the same about the landscape after … More Etching