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momentary tranquility ink and tea with pigment pen by Carnegriff
momentary tranquility ink and tea with pigment pen
momentary tranquility ink and tea with pigment pen on 535gsm bockingford watercolour paper 37x22cm by Carne Griffiths

take just 30 seconds to listen to the calm ... don't think just listen 

Part of the exhibition 'Momentary' at Folkestone's Lilford Gallery UK 29 July - 21 Aug
More work from this show can be seen at www.carnegriffiths.com/#!momen…
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Momentary Calm by Carnegriff
Momentary Calm
Momentary Calm - ink and tea on 535gsm bockingford watercolour paper. 

Sometimes a break from everything ... and a pause... not even to think but to be still and listen ... that is what is needed.

Part of the exhibition 'Momentary' at Folkestone's Lilford Gallery UK 29 July - 21 Aug
More work from this show can be seen at www.carnegriffiths.com/#!momen…
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Eternity by Carnegriff
Eternity
Eternity 47cm x 69cm on 535gsm Bockingford Watercolour Paper by Carne Griffiths

This piece began as a single brush stroke - turning back on itself - hiding it's beginning - then lost in the details there are fragments of time.. I outline the chaos to draw attention to it's beauty and it's meditative to do so... 

Part of the exhibition 'Momentary' at Folkestone's Lilford Gallery UK 29 July - 21 Aug
More work from this show can be seen at www.carnegriffiths.com/#!momen…
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In a heartbeat by Carnegriff
In a heartbeat
In a heartbeat 42cm x 49cm on 300gsm Bockingford watercolour paper with embroidery detail

In the tiniest of moments everything can change...

Part of the exhibition 'Momentary' at Folkestone's Lilford Gallery UK 29 July - 21 Aug
More work from this show can be seen at www.carnegriffiths.com/#!momen…
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Momentary by Carnegriff
Momentary
momentary, ink and tea on 535gsm bockingford watercolour paper 21 x 29cm by Carne Griffiths

Part of the exhibition 'Momentary' at Folkestone's Lilford Gallery UK 29 July - 21 Aug
More work from this show can be seen at www.carnegriffiths.com/#!momen…
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Carne Griffiths
Artist | Professional | Traditional Art
United Kingdom
Born in Liverpool and spent much of his childhood drawing. Studied Illustration at Maidstone college of Art in 1992 graduating with a 1st class BA Hons in 1995, made a fellow of the college along with colleague Dan Baldwin. Together they curated the Shynola exhibition at Islington’s Candid Arts Gallery in 1996.

Early influences include the animated work of the Brothers Quay, the drawings of Andre Masson, Paul Klee and Leonardo Da Vinci as well as the influence of outsider artists Adolf Wolfli, Scottie Wilson, Henry Darger and the drawings of Antonin Artaud.

Started work with M. Hand & Company in 1999, A two year apprenticeship led to a 12 year career, becoming Creative Director and producing elaborate hand drawn embroidery designs for a range of prestigious clients including HRH the Prince of Wales, The Sultan of Oman, Ralph Lauren, Tom Ford, Asprey, Chanel, Burberry and many of London’s Savile Row tailors, as well as designing for films The Last King of Scotland, Valkyrie, The Phantom of the Opera and costume embroidery design for the musical Wicked. In 2008 carne designed the front cover for the royal variety performances 80th anniversary.

First Solo show in Jan 2009 with drawings, based on the automatic process, and created the company 100sqft in November of 2009 bringing together artists from all backgrounds to show their work alongside established professionals, 100 pieces in a 10' x 10' grid www.100sqft.co.uk

Pieces from the Harvest, Carne's new collection of work were shown at Arts AfterDark, Art Egg Studios in New Orleans in October 2010, the piece Rose appeared at the London Art Fair in 2011 represented by Eyestorm and at the London Original Print Fair at the Royal Academy.

Current Residence: East London
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LoveChristi-Chan Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
i really love your style its totally unique
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Carnegriff Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2016  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you very much that means a lot
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LoveChristi-Chan Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
you are welcome you totally deserve it ^_^
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RhynWilliams Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2016   General Artist
Gwaith da | Good work
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Carnegriff Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2016  Professional Traditional Artist
Diolch yn fawr iawn
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Croeso
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blisterine66 Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2016  Professional General Artist
nice page :icontrampolineplz:
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Carnegriff Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2016  Professional Traditional Artist
cheeeeers
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Mahnraeth Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2016  Student Interface Designer
your work and style are very interesting ! love it
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Carnegriff Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2016  Professional Traditional Artist
thank you Mahnraeth
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