The Boundary Line
The Boundary Line

The Boundary Line

2 colour screenprint on 300gm Somerset paper.
Limited edition of 30 copies, each with a unique hand-written, printed or letraset sign.

The Boundary Line was initially created for Pushing Boundaries, an exhibition organised by The Printmakers Council on from October 2016 - February 2017 in Ireland. See the shows section for details/.

The boundary line sign's message is used to explore ideas of estates whether in private or public ownership, and the viewer's corresponding response to the picture depending on the signage. Some recent versions also reference famous books featuring grand houses, such as The Secret Garden and Rebecca.

Numbers 1 - PRIVATE PROPERTY. Letraset with some hand colouring.
Number 2 HAFOD UCHTRYD. Hand written and fully hand-coloured.
Number 3 says KEEP OUT in letraset
Number 4 says THE PUBLIC ARE WARNED TO STAY OFF in letraset - the last line of Kate Bush's song Experiment IV
Number 5 is PRIVATE PROPERTY - Estate of J Minton Esq - written by hand in dark red using John Minton's typography from the 1940s.
Number 6 is PLEASE KEEP OFF THE GRASS in letraset (available from Rostra Gallery in Bath)
Number 7 is DO NOT PROCEED BEYOND THIS BOARD in gold letraset and is fully hand-coloured £495 framed

Please contact me if you are interested in any of the above or if you would like a personalised version.