About this work of Art
For the Bees, Kate Heiss
Limited Edition Linocut Print
Printed with oil based relief inks on 300gsm Somerset velvet paper.
Image Size: H 30cm x W 20cm
Mounted Size: H 40cm x W 30cm
Signed and dated on the front
Please note that in situ photographs are an approximated simulation of what the work may look like.
A medley of Cottage Garden flowers including Verbena bonariensis, Convolvulus and Monarda also known as bee balm. This linocut has been hand coloured using lightfast indian inks.
It is a variable edition of 30
Lino Print – A relief printing technique where lino is cut, inked and rolled to create an inverse relief print, generating the image as seen.
Kate Heiss is a textile designer and print-maker who has worked with a wide range of fashion brands including Fenchurch, Miss Selfridge and the Japanese fashion designer Michiko Koshino. Then in 2011 Kate set up her own printmaking studio. Her approach to design and printmaking stems from a love of florals, geometric patterns and bold colours often found in textiles. Much of her inspiration comes from the natural landscapes of East Anglia. Working in a variety of techniques to create her distinctive style, she describes her style as “Vibrant, illustrative and quirky.”
- Size : H 40 cm x W 30 cm