Monthly Archives: July 2012

Back to the drawing board

This maquette illustrates what I’m thinking with the book format. Note leaflet in a different stock tipped in by hand and shorter pages of main book content (shown on right-hand page. I would like to do a hard back cover fabric bound with a slip case (see sketches) but the costs are prohibitive. I’m researching […]

Forthcoming Exhibition

Bar-Tur Award Exhibition 21-25 August 2012 Paradise Row Gallery, 74a Newman Street, London W1T 3DB

Manipulated (by) images

For me this represents one of the high points of post-modernism. This is a copy (a digital image) of a copy (a photograph) by Prince of a copy (a printed advertisement) of a myth (the cowboy).  Text from Metropolitan Museum of Modern Art “Perpetually disappearing into the sunset, this lone ranger is also a convincing stand-in for […]

Online Shop – how it works using Paypal

I’ve used Paypal ‘website payments standard’ to facilitate the shop on this blog. A brief word about how it works and my experience of using this so far. First sign up for a Paypal account and once that’s all verified it’s simple and free to upgrade to a business account. The principle is to create a unique […]

Bar-Tur Award 2012 Alumni Winner

Delighted to announce 4 of my pictures won the Bar-Tur Award 2012 alumni category. At the awards ceremony on monday night I received the award for my work depicting grass-roots sports clubs in the run up to the London 2012 Olympics. Inspired by the level of commitment shown by members, coaches and staff of local sports […]

Shop goes live

New shop page goes live here, I’ll add more merchandise over the next few days. I opted for a Paypal ‘website payments standard’ solution. Setup was quick and easy but I encountered problems integrating the code into the wordpress blog. The HTML code gets stripped out for some reason but I found a solution to this here. Overall […]