Perhaps all the dragons in our lives are princesses who are only waiting to see us act, just once, with beauty and courage. Perhaps everything that frightens us is, in its deepest essence, something helpless that wants our love.
Rainer Maria Rilke
... to be human
is to become visible
what is hidden
as a gift to others...
I want to learn how to hold the paradoxical poles of my identity together, to embrace the profoundly opposite truths that my sense of self is deeply dependent on others dancing with me and that I still have a sense of self when no one wants to dance.
Parker J Palmer
Some of us think holding on makes us strong but sometimes it is letting go.
Instructions for living a life.
Tell about it.
Here's a short film that was made at the London Transport Museum a few weeks ago:
Next event: 22nd May Brighton Level.
Come & join us for a new line up of artists including Linocut Boy & Rob Ryan!
More images of the lino cutting in the studio & the LTM event below...
The images above are of a 1mx2m linocut I made with djbrass for the project.
Linocut of Marine Court, St Leonards On Sea by Frances Emerald (above)
Helen Ingham of High Artz Press waving to her public at LTM
Mr Johnny Hannah of Cakes & Ale Press at the Amberley steam print
Anita Klein revealing her lovely linocut print at LTM
Detail from Louise Hayward's exquisitely made print at LTM
Will Shakespeare by James Brown, printed at LTM
More photos as they come in...
Next event: 22nd May Brighton Level. Come & join us for a new line up of artists including Linocut Boy & Rob Ryan!