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I'm an inconsistent artist, hugely distracted by life. I create in a variety of media including words, pictures, food and laundry. I do it because I can't seem to not. Sometimes it's fun.

Bad things are happening. I did a picture to cheer myself up.

8 March 2016

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Symmetrical and abstract pattern

The idea for this picture came from a recent post on Facebook by Tom Cox. It was a sketch of a cat with the caption: 'One day things will get better. Until then here is a drawing of a cat.' This seemed to sum up how I feel about my art practice: The complete failure to articulate or address, let alone resolve, the problems in the world. There's an argument that says art doesn't have to achieve anything, it is what it is and there's an end to it. Leave us alone...

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