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Polly Pickles

I was a late-starter in the printmaking studio, despite a childhood fascination with wood engraving and etching.  What continues to draw me in today is the combination of the technical, as seen in in the various processes, the physicality of the materials and the constant problem-solving, with the creative and, increasingly, the opportunity for expressive story telling.

“Quo Vadis”
2 plate soft ground etching – 2016

“Grazie Leonardo”
2 plate soft etching – 2012

“I heart compost”
Woodcut with drypoint chine collé – 2013