001 In the Studio Natalie Knowles Art 2022

In The Studio

In the run-up to our June exhibition, RESONANCE, it has been a delight and an inspiration to do art practice in the phenomenal studio of an inspirational multidisciplinary artist: Andy Hornett. Experimentation with materials and working with found objects is a new dimension to my creative work and I'm finding the spontaneity a breath of … Continue reading In The Studio

The Old Shoe Factory Project Week

From the crumbling brick nooks to the miles of cables on rusty girders, The Old Shoe Factory a.k.a. St Mary's Works is a building that impresses at every scale. I love the electrical power box where thick black cables converge. It's a building that inspires and a fabulous space to create in. I was delighted … Continue reading The Old Shoe Factory Project Week

Cyberpunk 2.1

Where are we now? Cyberpunk 2.1 is an art project that explores the digital footprint created by the hardware that is essential to enable the virtual world to exist. Through found objects, digital collage, film, drawing and writing I am exploring the not-too-distant past through digital detritus and imagining a future where legacy mechanisms, handsets … Continue reading Cyberpunk 2.1

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Cover design for Victoria’s Lost Children

I am delighted to reveal the cover design that I have just completed for Victoria's Lost Children. This is a children's book, written by Dr Stephen Curran. The book is a collection of seven short stories based on the lives of children in the Victorian era. I have completed illustrations for each of the 10,000-12,000 word … Continue reading Cover design for Victoria’s Lost Children