A Book Of Trees

When Anne Davies brought us the paintings for her window at The Rowley Gallery she also brought a couple of small Moleskine sketchbooks, both crammed cover to cover with rhythmical drawings like musical notation, each one a potential painting waiting to be sung into life once the book is opened. This is the first double-page of the second book, page after page riffing on a theme of trees. There are 90 pages, all as energetic as this one, some maybe more so, each full of trees, parks, orchards, woods. 

These are the first 25 double-page spreads. There are lots more. The book is a forest of drawings.

This is the final double-page spread.
Both books are on display at The Rowley Gallery until the end of October.

Little Village: Anne Davies

Frames of reference

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