CLARE ALLAN

clare.allan@btinternet.com
clareallanart.com
fb: @clareallanart

venue 52: The Fireplace
venue 19: spring bank arts centre

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Clare Allan grew up in New Mills and studied printmaking at Hull University. She applies a method not unlike etching to produce large charcoal drawings, using a rag full of charcoal dust to ‘ink up’ the paper, and a rubber to create highlights. She then layers coloured chalk or paint over her drawings to emphasise elements of the composition, often combining several viewpoints to represent the whole place