Thursday, 29 March 2012
Did this quick sketch to commemorate the centenary of Captain Robert Falcon Scotts ill-fated attempt to reach the south pole. On this day in 1912 Scott, Bowers and Wilson are believed to have died. Scott entered in his diary
"We shall stick it out to the end but we are getting weaker of course and the end cannot be far. It seems a pity but i do not think i can write more."
He concluded by saying
"Last Entry. For Gods sake look after our people.
Wednesday, 28 March 2012
Saturday, 10 March 2012
More from my project on Antarctic explorer Tom Crean. I've been experimenting with mono print for this project. This provides the potential for interesting marks and textures and while these are very early examples, i think they have the right atmosphere to them. More work to be posted soon.