FERRY CROSSING THE SOUND | FRANCES WALKER
FERRY CROSSING THE SOUND | FRANCES WALKER

FERRY CROSSING THE SOUND | FRANCES WALKER

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Frances Walker RSA, RSW, D.Litt, Hon FECA is an artist who has lived and worked in Aberdeen for 60 years. Born in Kirkcaldy in 1930 Frances Walker studied at Edinburgh College of Art and after attending Moray House College of Education was sole teacher of art for all schools in Harris and North Uist, Western isles 1956-1958 then lecturer in drawing and painting at Gray’s School of Art, Aberdeen 1958-1985.

Frances was one of the founder members of Peacock Printmakers in 1974 and has continued to have a close association with the workshop ever since and is still printmaking from stone, plate and screen.

"In June 2004 I had a week’s Residency at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig the Gaelic College on the Sleat Peninsula, Isle of Skye. 10 years later in June 2014 I had another brief sojourn in the flat at the top of the college tower overlooking the everchanging drama of the Sound of Sleat although I had made many oils and watercolours relating to the time I spent above the Sound of Sleat I had never made any prints so decided to do so, this is one of two screenprints that were the results."
Frances Walker, 2018


Paper Size: 33.5 x 99 cm
Medium: screenprint
Edition Size: 40
Year: 2018