Collage Drawings Series

A series of experimental collage drawings using mixed media – drawing, fabric, ink, print, pencil, photography on paper and fabric. I’ve been exploring both mark making and narrative in relation to the body.  Through both collecting images and re-using my own photography – incorporating past work that uses myself performing in costumes I’ve sewn. I’m investigating placing the body into different narratives and spaces to give... Read More

Installation ‘Like flies to flesh’

This installation ‘Like flies to flesh’ is a combination of ideas I’ve been working on that I’ve brought together in this installation at Hamptonne Country life museum.  The suspended dress you see in the installation is the the dress being worn by the female in the large drawing. My work usually always stems from me making where I’m able to visualize my ideas with more clarity. I will then draw what I’ve created – in a... Read More

Constriction Series

This series of work Constriction looks at costume making and the body. The materials chosen were a direct response to Liberty Wharf where the exhibition Carte Blanche was held in the few weeks before the new site opened. Artists often scavenge, seeing the beauty and potential in abandoned materials and with industrial materials scattered about the place an idea for a sculpture emerged. Taking these found materials, mainly... Read More