Inside outside

I’m interested in the adaptable and tenacious plants that are often overlooked & unwanted. I’m currently reading ‘Weeds, How Vagabond Plants Gatecrashed Civilisation and Changed the Way We Think About Nature’ by Richard Mabey. On the walk to the studio I made this kerbside sketch of Groundsel. I’m thinking about how my field work relates… Continue reading Inside outside

Kerbsides

I’m fascinated by the micro habitat that has formed over this iron drain cover. There’s lots going on here that I want to explore.The formal contrast of theĀ organic plant forms against the manufactured metal grate; the unplanned wild finding home within the planned urban infrastructure. I’ve been sketching what are commonly termed as ‘weeds’ on… Continue reading Kerbsides