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- Artist Bio
Feed the Birds
Edition of 20
Printed with oil based relief inks on 300gsm soft white Somerset velvet paper.
Signed and dated on the front
Image size 21 x 21cm
Mounted size 30 x 30cm
Linocut Print – A relief printing technique where lino is cut, inked and rolled to create an inverse relief print, generating the image as seen.
This work is sold mounted but not framed.
Please note that in situ images are purely an indication of how a piece may look.
This hand made linocut print is based on the birds in my garden who visit my birdfeeders over the Winter months. It features a Great Tit, Blue Tit and Goldfinch feasting on the peanuts in front of the rolling hills of the British countryside. The print is made up of 7 individually cut lino blocks all hand pulled through a press.
Kate Heiss is a contemporary Printmaker & Designer creating
limited edition screen prints and linocuts on paper.
Kate studied at the Royal college of Art, graduating with an MA in
Textile Design in 1997. She then worked for a wide range of
fashion brands before setting up her own printmaking
studio in 2011.
Kate creates dynamic, vibrant, illustrative prints inspired by
her love of birds, flowers and nature of the landscapes of East Anglia.
Her work is handmade in her studio in Hertfordshire and regularly
exhibited across the UK.
Kate’s artworks and surface pattern designs have also been
used by many familiar Stationery and Homeware brands.
Her clients include, Museums & Galleries, The ART File,
Art Angels, Woodmansterne, Camden Graphics, Athena,
Rewrapped and John Lewis.
Recently Kate has completed several private commissions
and has had her work featured in a variety of books.
© Kate Heiss 2019 All rights reserved
Size: H:30 cm x W:30 cm