Advent at the RWA: 16 December

falling bee

“I love the movement in this piece and the softness of line that the Artist has achieved. It’s a very delicate image and you really get the sense of the bumble bee falling, almost weightlessly, through the air.”

Falling Bee by Sarah Gillespie
Chosen by Angharad Redman, Events & Income Manager

Sarah Gillespie has really utilized the ‘soft’ line which Drypoint produces, over the more defined, sharper marks that etching creates. This is an incredibly effective, skilled use of a traditional print medium to create an impression of ‘fluffiness’.

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