Artist: Sally Moret
Medium: Hand printed silk screen print
Size: 38 x 30 cm
Title: Gray-cheeked Thrush
Item number: SM006
An individually hand printed silk screen print depicting a contemporary portrayal of a Gray-cheeked Thrush, a rarely seen member of the Thrush family in the UK,it
lives mainly in northern USA & Canada. The vibrant purple and black top feathers are contrasting the light colours of the neck and belly of the bird. The purple sky, green ground and the purple
and orange leaves add more detail to the scene. The stencils to create the shapes of colour are individually cut from paper before being attached to the sceen for printing, each colour requires a
separate stencil and overprint. Cutting paper stencils allows for intricate shapes, but are very fragile and only allow for a few prints at the most to be made.
This hand printed silk screen print is presented in a cream mount ready for framing, the image size is 24 x 16 cm, the overall size including the mount is 38 x 30
cm. Each print is signed and titled by the artist, and is limited to an edition of 1.
The print is priced at £35.00, plus £5.00 UK postage and packing.
About the artist
Sally creates small edition silk screen prints using paper stencils cut by hand. Each design requires new stencils to be cut to create the individual areas of colour, all prints have a minimum
of four stencils. Collections are inspired by the British countryside and its inhabitants including hares, birds, deer, badgers, butterflies and bees. Basically anything wild and woolly, furred and
As a professional Freelance British Designer with a BA (Hons) Degree in Fashion and Textiles, sally works on shoe designs, graphics, fashion designs, greeting card designs, gift-wrap and printed
textiles. With decades of experience, her style incorporates hand-drawn artwork rendered with Adobe Illustrator to produce a more unique and complete design style. She specialises in repeat patterns,
animals, birds flowers, shoes, cupcakes and all things cute.