Incredible India…

Having spent the last three weeks in India travelling the beautiful state of Rajasthan with all its smiling people, opulent palaces and ancient temples, lush vegetation and delicious, exotic food, I find it quite hard to settle in again.

It feels very comforting to experience a culture and a way of life so different from our western values and makes you see things in perspective again…

Cutting and Printing…

I’m doing quite a lot of printmaking at the moment for an upcoming exhibition in September.

So here is what I’ve done so far – basically different versions of plants in a pot.

First I printed the plants and then I printed a kind of frame around them using the monotype technique.

All of them were done without a press.

Nature is always inspiring…

Today we walked up to a beautiful small mountain lake and took some pictures on our way…

I find being surrounded by nature always inspiring.

The lush vegetation, the sounds of a creek, the humming of insects, the beauty of unspoilt lakes and forests …