I am very fortunate to live and work by the sea in the much loved village of Downderry. Downderry is a popular destination for dog walkers, coast path hikers, wild swimmers, surfers and holidaymakers who just want a quiet place by the sea. We have a pub, a café, a restaurant and a village shop […]
I work from a home studio where you will be able to see my current project, and look at my work. I’m happy to talk about what I do and answer questions about how I make my prints. I work in reduction linocut printmaking and am inspired by the surrounding Cornish landscapes.
Lou Tonkin is a Cornish artist-printmaker “My inspiration is taken almost exclusively from my local environment, I am fascinated with nature & the hedgerows & this can be seen in my original limited edition prints & homewares. I will be exhibiting my work at The Rural Workshops with my great friends Lin Lovekin who makes […]
Sarah is a printmaker with a particular interest in etching and aquatint. There will be previous etchings and new work to see. I have recently been inspired walking along Cornwall’s fantastic beaches to produce etchings of seaweed, there are so many different varieties that form interesting shapes and colours. I am sharing the studio with […]