by Helen Murgatroyd.
Original, hand-carved linocut, made using the colour reduction technique on 300gsm Somerset Satin.
Image size: 32 x 39 cm.
Paper size: 39 x 50 cm.
Edition of 9, numbered and signed.
Helen Murgatroyd is a printmaker based in North Cornwall. She studied Graphic Design in Manchester before specialising in Printmaking at The Royal College of Art.She makes print editions centred round themes of food, still life imagery and the domestic everyday. Her linocuts aim to capture the humility in the daily rituals of everyday life. Her practise is rooted in observational drawing, captivated by the challenge of translating spontaneous, hand-drawn marks into the graphic medium of Linocut.
This work is shown at Atelier Beside the Sea as part of the Feast exhibition.