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 in 2015 after a suggestion by an artist friend. I started making them as aids to composing paintings but i soon began to appreciate them for their own sake, worlds within worlds...

 
 
Model of No. 3 Westgate Road, Midville Bridge, mixed media construction, 2016

Model of No. 3 Westgate Road, Midville Bridge, mixed media construction, 2016

Capt. 'Black' Sam Cole, card and acrylic maquette, 2015

Capt. 'Black' Sam Cole, card and acrylic maquette, 2015

Hilltop Village, mixed media model under construction, 2016

Hilltop Village, mixed media model under construction, 2016

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

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