Meerkat PrintFiona Hamilton
'Meerkat' hand pulled 9 colour screen print by Fiona Hamilton.
Printed on Fabriano printmaking paper.
Paper measures 25cm x 35cm.
Signed, titled and numbered by the artist.
Edition of 20.
This print features a subtle metallic sheen on the background and the meerkat's fur has a light gold ink layer.
This screenprint is from a series of animals at Bristol Zoo. Each layer of this print has been drawn or painted by hand in a completely analogue process. The computer has only been used to print out the reference photograph!
Fiona Hamilton is a printmaker based in Bristol. Interested in process she uses a combination of mediums, both traditional and contemporary, to produce unique imagery, often as one off pieces or in very small runs. Fiona has a degree in Graphic Fine Art from Canterbury, Kent. She is currently working in cyanotype and silkscreen.