I engage in drawing, painting, photography and printmaking inspired by reflections on the elusive qualities of time and place.
My ongoing work parallel to 3D paintings has been to write and create short films using shadow theatre and silent films reminiscent of early cinema.
Over time my work has moved through a process of creat ing visual or physical layers.
Referencing themes in nature such as repetition, 'no two the same', and the principles of 'growth and form'.
The inspiration for my art comes from personal memories of childhood.
Julia Carter's work is about the experience of being human.
Nicola's interest lies in the diversity and suggestiveness of objects and materials.
The sculptural pieces I create come from my physical manipulation of, and emotional interaction with, the materials that I am drawn to.
My practice is based around hand printing process using mainly lino printing as the transfer medium.
My work is grounded in an interest in contemporary architecture.
I am interested in the details and familiarity of everyday events.