Inspired by the rolling hills of mid-Wales where the artist spends much of his time, this fantasy landscape is alive with birds and animals. Etching and aquatint on copper printed by hand on Hahnemuhle etching paper in an edtion of 75 copies in an olive/sepia ink blend.
Kit Boyd studied Visual Art at the University of Wales Aberystwyth 1988-91 specialising in photography and painting. Her art explores our relationship with landscape and our place in nature. She works in the British romantic tradition following the path of Samuel Palmer and the neo-romantic artists Graham Sutherland, Paul Nash, John Craxton, John Minton, Keith Vaughan, & Eric Ravilious. "I identify closely with British neo-romantic artists as they found that connection in the rural idyll and refined their expression of the spirit of place. Where the Neo-Romantics were escaping from the horrors of war (or Samuel Palmer the industrial revolution), my pictures are a refuge from the franti ...
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