Tuesday, 23 March 2010

The Four Elements: Final set

I've complete the last image in the set of linocuts based on the theme of four elements. Here's a composite image of the set. (Clockwise from top left: Earth, Air, Fire, Water.)

The Four Elements (composite image)

Linocuts: Each image 10 x 10cm.

In making this set, I've learnt a lot about simplifying images; using different tones of the same colour to create harmony; and using the white of the paper as one of the colours.

I've also learnt how good Matisse was...