I am nice, honestly!
Took part in: 2018 and 2019
Around 2010 on my art foundation degree and i know work as a print and printmaking instructor at a University in Leeds teaching all print processes.
Tedious, fiddly, a lot harder than screen printing.
I’ve studied at in Chesterfield, then a BA in Fine Art at University of Leeds and a year studying at the Hungarian University of Fine Arts in Budapest, though i’d say the most of my learning in printmaking has come from my time spent as an industrial screen printer and my current role teaching print and printmaking, that’s where i get to really practice and hone my skills as a printer.
Telekinesis could be pretty useful for type setting, or super speed maybe… but perhaps both of these would just be easier ways of making mistakes as well.
But i think we can all agree that the best super power across the board would be the ability to materialise pizza through the power of thought…
Alone (not to put anyone off working with me at LPW!! I am nice honestly)
That they somehow continue to be my friends.
When i’m literally about to fall asleep or when i’m furthest away from any materials that might allow me to record said ideas.
Pica Ruler, maintaining a letterpress room which students can access means a lifetime of putting things in their correct location.
For whom the bell tolls – Hemingway
A burnt out case – Greene
Our man in Havana – Greene
Brighton Rock – Greene
Louise Bourgeois memoirs (still!)
Corita Kent OR Print Mafia
I personally don’t own any equipment, i rely heavily on my place of work.
That i owned a print shop
Arriba taqueira burrito bar in Budapest
That when i’m at the dentists my tongue will get wrapped around the surgical drill and rip off.
Good for covering up cracks/holes on walls
I work as a print and printmaking instructor at a University in Leeds.
SCREEN PRINT SCREEN PRINT SCREEN PRINT