icknield way

Visions from the Icknield Way, one of the oldest walking routes in England. The inking of the bromoil prints involves repeated soaking, stippling, wiping, soaking, stippling… layering the ink so that it is drawn to the shadows and repelled from the highlights. The time taken over and spent with the print and the repetitive action of stippling is reminiscent of the walk itself – sometimes meditative, sometimes a slog, repetitive labour.

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