Its a well known fact that many cats love sitting in boxes. It always makes me laugh when I see our cat sitting in one and trying to look cool. This print is one in a series I made when coming across a vintage record with the label of His Master’s Voice. I found a replica of a gramaphone soon after which served as a prop for this series.
The image size is approximately 18cm (W) x 20cm (H) with the paper size approximately 22cm (W) by 26cm (H) Printed using Caligo Safe wash ink on Stonehenge 250gsm paper
Creating and carving linoprints has become an all-consuming artistic practice for Carolyn with her subject matter an eclectic mix of nature, animals, mythology and daily observations. She especially likes the bold graphic nature inherent in linocuts that lends itself to many applications. Carolyn enjoys every aspect of the process from pondering ideas, sketching and refining and transferring to lino. She loves the carving process using traditional tools and the mindfulness of the practice. She finds a magic that comes in the final stage of printing when the ideas and the lino’s characteristics form a collaboration. Sources of inspiration for her include: animals, nature, books, music, art, other eras and anything that peaks her curiosity. INSTAGRAM | WEBSITE