Carol Parker

I studied Graphic Design and Illustration at Maidstone College of Art. After getting a BA I decided to teach and took an ATC (Art Teachers Certificate) at Brighton College of Art.

After many enjoyable years of teaching in Secondary Schools and Adult Education I decided to pursue my own artistic interests.

I am now a practising Printmaker specialising in linocutting. I find it incredibly satisfying to see an idea evolve as I chip away at the lino, ink up the block and finally peel back the paper to reveal the printed image.

Recently I have donned mask, safety secs and gloves (PPE) and experimented with etched lino, the results can be unpredictable but exciting.

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