Susie Joyce

Website: http://www.susiejoyce.com

Instagram: @rejoice_in_susie_joyce

To keep going even when i am running out of time and energy. That is how I see my responsibility.

To keep going even when i am running out of time and energy.

tulip in vase, try printing in Prussian blue, they said,  So blue etching.  Also suggested was, how about chine colle?  Maybe next time.

tulip in vase, try printing in Prussian blue, they said, So blue etching

Try cheating today.  30/30 So, what is cheating in ART?  I really don’t know.   So, I cannot even try ;-)
Something to discuss.

Try cheating today day 19 of 30, something to discuss.

unfinished work, sculptures to finish.  Lots of work hanging around, unfinished. Did a bit more to this one, inspired.

unfinished work, sculptures to finish, inspired?.

Etching print record book. Could be improved by starting a new book and keeping it up to date. It is a useful record of details of prints, paper, inks, colour and plate size.

Etching print record book. Could be improved by starting a new book and keeping it up to date.

Print using Tetrapak coloured with felt tip pens for speed, two cups of tea.  Inspired by Aboriginal Australian art

print using Tetrapak coloured with felt tip pens for speed, two cups of tea

worn out rusty clockwork, time flies by, easy to just give up.

worn out rusty clockwork, time flies by, easy to just give up

I am writing about my next project, plans for a new lino cut.  It is 6 colours and needs a lot of thought.  I had planned to put the image onto lino today then realised there is too much to consider before i go ahead.

I am writing about my next project, plans for a new lino cut.

garden design, land forms now green with fake grass.  Greening over the photo with green felt tip equals instant grass.  An improvement.

garden design, land forms now green with fake grass

Garden Design, New land forms awaiting grass seed.  Created with help. yin yang sign in 3D to give interest in garden.

Garden Design, New land forms awaiting grass seed. Created with help.

Painting updated to a folding card, more contemporary?  I printed out 4 copies of a painting and glued them together as the imaged worked side to side.  A lino cut next, perhaps.

Painting updated to a folding card, more contemporary? .jpg

Home with 2 pots and a maquette I made placed on a cupboard, with dried roses.  I have some pieces of my work placed around the house.  Better than storing it a cupboard unseen.

Home with 2 pots and a maquette I made placed on a cupboard, with dried roses.

Destitution, when Home is the barrel of a gun. Charcoal on paper  120 x 120cm is pinned up on the wall of the exhibition.  Would be better framed, which will be very expensive.

Destitution, when Home is the barrel of a gun. Charcoal on paper . Shock of the lock Exhibition

Circles within Circles, collage, acrylic on paper on card.

Needed help with this one while on residency in Ireland.  Help came via Whatsap from my mentor.

Circles within Circles

Vase of Flowers for my window.  I made this today.  It is based on a couple of other images i have made based on an idea for a sculpture, which has not materialised. Yet!

Vase of Flowers for my window. Collage

Peter Tavy, Devon, reduction lino print 5 colours, finished at last! the joy of printing the last colour and seeing the final result.

Peter Tavy, Devon, reduction lino print 5 colours, finished at last!

Maquette for large sculpture to be finished by June.  Some problems solved and a start made.

Up to the Sky. Concrete, steel and paint. Maquette

research into ideas for sculpture using found objects.

research into ideas for sculpture using found objects

Using my sketchbook and flattened Tetrapaks as tools to create cheap prints  and prep for transferring to zinc.

Sketchbook and prints made from Tetrapaks.

I have discovered that we can use unrecycleable Terapaks to use for printing  Cheap and easy and a lot of joy and fun.

Tulip in a vase Intaglio print on Tetrapak

A harrow reformed as a sculpture.  A harrow is attached to a plough to make the soil suitable for seeding

Harrow reformed as a sculpture