This print was produced in India whilst I was Artist in Residence for a month at Chhaap Printmaking Studios in Gujurat. After travelling the country for three months I’d had some fantastic experiences to inspire the creation of some new work.
Part of the India series. Sitting amongst the lush green palms a solitary white house faces out to the great blue ocean in Goa.
The first place I visited in India, after a bumpy 18 hour bus ride from Kathmandu in Nepal. The houses, despite being less than sturdy, were painted in bright confident colours.
Part of the India series. Getting a glimpse of the stunning mausoleum in Agra as the sun blasted through the clouds in the early hours of the morning.
Bird On Shore
Part of the India series. After wandering away from the crowds I find this beautiful white bird enjoying the peaceful shores of a quieter beach in Varkala, Kerala.
Boat On Shore
Part of the India series. Inspired by the colourful fishing boats that dotted the shores of Arambol beach, Goa
Poolside in Ranthambore
Part of the India series. Escaping the heat after a Tiger Safari.
This was the last view of the worlds tallest mountain, seen on a twelve day trek up to Everest Base Camp.
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