Skills & Experience
  • Drawing + Painting
  • Printmaking
  • Bookbinding
  • InDesign
  • Original artworks for The Rock Trust Postcard Exhibitions + Auctions, 2018-2020
  • Edinburgh International Book Festival, 'House Styles', 2019
  • Editorial illustration for The Columnist, 2019
  • Concept Art for a feature film proposal, 2019
  • Centre for Research Collections, 'Rare Books', 2019
Painted Studies

Watson often uses personal projects to develop technical skills, or explore personal themes. This results in a varied body of work which has its roots in reflection, relations and tactility.

 

As a capable draughtsman, the particular joy of medium can be felt within their mixed media pieces.

An acrylic and pencil study of wild flowers beneath a cloudy sky.
'Oh, To Be Outside'
Miniature print using household objects and a table-top press.
Day 5
Miniature print using household objects and a table-top press.
Day 7
Monoprint life drawings of rooftops in the Leith Links colonies.
'Colony Rooftops' monoprint
Bangor Road

Observational drawing of Bangor Road, proposed to accompany for an editorial article.

Using drawing from life to inform their practice and research methodologies, enables Watson to maintain a sense of vitality throughout projects.

Pencil observational drawing of Bangor Rd, for an editorial about the development of Leith.
'Bangor Road'
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