Tag Silkscreen

2023 Festivals Roundup

This years’ Green Man and End of the Road were our busiest ever. I came away with an overwhelming feeling of positive engagement – not just with with the festival goers who visit our little UKPA booth but also with…

July Exhibitions

My work is appearing in a couple of exhibitions during July. NORTH ART MEMBERS EXHIBITION When: 1st – 31st July 2023Where: Northlight Arts Center, Chapel Allerton, Leeds My Trow Gill Gorge landscape print features among an eclectic mix of work…

Nine Standards silkscreen print by artist Graham Pilling

Nine Standards

The Nine Standards are a row of large stone cairns that sit prominently atop Hartley Fell, on the edge of Cumbria and the Yorkshire Dales. Visiting on a hazy winter’s morning provided me with quite an eerie experience. Very still…

UPHILL Exhibition

I am delighted to be involved in an exhibition of work by three artists inspired by adventuring in the mountains and hills. The exhibition will be at UpCo in Otley, Yorkshire with a launch evening 7pm on Friday 10th March.…

Yard Act

I did a poster for Leeds band Yard Act. I really like the video for ‘Land of the Blind’ and immediately wanted to indulge my love of vintage magician posters by creating something similar for James’ persona in the video.…

Porrige Radio screenprinted gigposter by artist Graham Pilling of Army of Cats Creative Studio

Porridge Radio double-sided gig poster

Screenprinted poster designed and printed for the band Porridge Radio‘s performance at Sea Change in Totnes, 2022. The artwork is taken from a paper collage I made of pieces of a vintage photograph of water slides. In a unique twist,…

Screen Printing Posters Workshop

I’m teaching a weekend screen printing workshop in a couple of weeks! It’s taking place at the studio where I print, West Yorkshire Print Workshop in Mirfield, West Yorkshire. I’ve been a bit rubbish about spreading the word so I…

Lightbeams

A friend and longtime supporter of my work emailed me this the other day. He lives in Sweden and returned home just as the sunlight was bouncing from the windows of the building opposite, through his own windows, and illuminating…