Exhibition: Ruth Thomas – Last Words

Location: Mostyn Gallery, Llandudno

Date: Until 27th January 2019

Details: Our series of solo exhibitions celebrating contemporary printmaking continues in Gallery 6 with North Wales based printmaker Ruth Thomas.

Using her late mothers’ notebooks which documented her daily walks in the country side, writing about the passing of the seasons, the sky, the weather, plants and all the wildlife she saw. Ruth has used fragments of her mother’s tiny handwriting blown up very large to produce an abstract gesture.

All of the work in the exhibition has been created using printmaking techniques, including relief printing, stencil and collagraph. Utilizing natural objects found on walks including feathers and grass. 

Image credit: Ruth Thomas