Teresa Schippel Hales
Teresa Schippel Hales

Teresa Schippel Hales

Artist information

Print/Painting/Photography
Primarily a painter/photographer, my interest in printmaking has recently reawakened. I am fascinated by the many & various processes involved in etching & printing, from the relative simplicity of creating a linocut in my studio, to more sophisticated methods requiring more specialist materials & equipment: aquatint, drypoint etching, oil lift, transfer lift, photo-etching and soft & hard ground etching.

The tactile qualities involved in etching & printing provide me with an alternative physicality to painting & photography: cutting/gouging/
scraping/scratching/rolling/inking/rubbing/pressing. I am drawn in by the allure of the print room; traditional methods & tools sitting alongside more contemporary equipment; the resulting satisfaction of a freshly pressed print.

Stimuli for my artwork is limitless, often based on photographs I constantly take; sometimes in beautiful & exciting parts of the world, more often than not in very ordinary places; the print room, at work, chairs outside a café, old bicycles…….
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