Category Archives: Work in progress

lamb_heart

Heart sketches and sculptures

Guess what I am doing with one of these? Sketches and drawings for a sculpture… ‘Private and Confidential’ by Nicola Anthony Leather, wood, paper and mixed media

lamb_heart

Heart sketches and sculptures

Guess what I am doing with one of these? Sketches and drawings for a sculpture… ‘Private and Confidential’ by Nicola Anthony Leather, wood, paper and mixed media

Confidential heart, Nicola Anthony, 2012

Experimenting with the heart

Today in the studio: A new sketch, ‘Confidential Heart’ I’m experimenting with making some drawings of the internal – the heart to be specific – using a new text stamp I’ve got:  ‘Private & Confidential’. I’m not sure I’ve got

Confidential heart, Nicola Anthony, 2012

Experimenting with the heart

Today in the studio: A new sketch, ‘Confidential Heart’ I’m experimenting with making some drawings of the internal – the heart to be specific – using a new text stamp I’ve got:  ‘Private & Confidential’. I’m not sure I’ve got

post box close up, Nicola Anthony

Secrets and confessions

Here’s what’s in my sketchbook, on my mind and in my studio at the moment: I am fascinated by the connections between people that we don’t realise exist – the links between us all on a human, universal level.  I like the

post box close up, Nicola Anthony

Secrets and confessions

Here’s what’s in my sketchbook, on my mind and in my studio at the moment: I am fascinated by the connections between people that we don’t realise exist – the links between us all on a human, universal level.  I like the

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Here’s something I made earlier…

I’ve not made many posts about what goes on inside my studio yet, but I did promise I would. And something this week has inspired me to share with you the loveliness of gathering your words and making them into

Oct 2011_words 036

Here’s something I made earlier…

I’ve not made many posts about what goes on inside my studio yet, but I did promise I would. And something this week has inspired me to share with you the loveliness of gathering your words and making them into

Give me your words! An interactive WORD COLLECTION PROJECT

Yes that’s right,     I’ll be doing a live artwork involving the collection of your words on 3rd August.  Do come along! More info on the word collection here: http://www.nicolaanthony.co.uk/words.html The Gallery who are kindly hosting this have detailed it

Give me your words! An interactive WORD COLLECTION PROJECT

Yes that’s right,     I’ll be doing a live artwork involving the collection of your words on 3rd August.  Do come along! More info on the word collection here: http://www.nicolaanthony.co.uk/words.html The Gallery who are kindly hosting this have detailed it

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An artwork time capsule

I’ve been given access to your mind, thoughts, fears, hopes, guilty secrets and blush-worthy dreams… By using art to become a vehicle for messages to your future selves, the barriers of the everyday were lifted: I wanted to give you, the

close keyhole

An artwork time capsule

I’ve been given access to your mind, thoughts, fears, hopes, guilty secrets and blush-worthy dreams… By using art to become a vehicle for messages to your future selves, the barriers of the everyday were lifted: I wanted to give you, the

post box close up, Nicola Anthony

The post box’s tale

In my texture and surface obsessed mind, I often view  buildings, pavements and cities as imprinted with the marks and traces of the lives and stories that unravel around them:  Bumps and scrapes, fingerprints, graffiti, weathering – all these things are

post box close up, Nicola Anthony

The post box’s tale

In my texture and surface obsessed mind, I often view  buildings, pavements and cities as imprinted with the marks and traces of the lives and stories that unravel around them:  Bumps and scrapes, fingerprints, graffiti, weathering – all these things are