Models and Maquettes

  Three   Nightjars,  mixed media construction, bell jars,  2016

Three Nightjars, mixed media construction, bell jars,  2016

I began making models and maquettes a few years ago to use as compositional aids for planning paintings but I soon began to appreciate them for their own sake, worlds within worlds...

 
 
  The Witch's House,  design concept for  Hansel and Gretel,  mixed media construction, 2018

The Witch's House, design concept for Hansel and Gretel, mixed media construction, 2018

  The Village,  table top model set, mixed media construction for  Hansel and Gretel,  2018

The Village, table top model set, mixed media construction for Hansel and Gretel, 2018

  The Humpbacked Bridge,  design concept for  Hansel and Gretel  ,  mixed media construction , 2018

The Humpbacked Bridge, design concept for Hansel and Gretel, mixed media construction, 2018

  The Village,  design concept for  Hansel and Gretel,  mixed media construction, 2018

The Village, design concept for Hansel and Gretel, mixed media construction, 2018

  Before the Down,  mixed media construction, bell jar, 2015/16

Before the Down, mixed media construction, bell jar, 2015/16

 
  Secret Garden,  mixed media construction, 2018

Secret Garden, mixed media construction, 2018