It's a massive drawing by Pen and Ink standards - it's all ink by the way ... I have never put so much ink on one piece of paper before! Goodness knows how many pen strokes there are in it.
The Picture is 18 inches high and 24 inches wide (450 x 600). The beauty of its size is that it captures the light pouring into the West cloister in contrast to the darkness of the South Cloister
|The Cloisters, Gloucester Cathedral, England John Simlett (2012)|
18 inches x 24 inches (450mm x 600)
Pen & Ink on Cartridge Paper
As usual the values are downgraded in the transfer, for example, the wall Priscilla is approaching is almost hidden in a shadow.
I've tried lots of photographs... but I'm afraid I'm going to have to leave it until I've been to the printers to get it shown properly.
Here is one of me as well!
This cloister was used, by the film-makers, as the corridor in Harry Potter's Hogwart School ... but Priscilla ignored him. She said something about, 'Slugs and snails and puppy dogs tails ... versus, sugar and spice and all things nice!" (For newcomers: Priscilla represents the girls in my family)