Sarah McCartney

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starting to light the hundred LED blocks at last

Finished making the five blocks with the big mould and after much sanding and polishing I’m ready to start the lighting.

The story of the mould making near disaster …

…so what happened when I was making the big mould? Now it’s all over and the ending is happy, I can tell you. Ever

more seaweeds and becoming a freelance artist and illustrator…

Things change. I worked for Cornwall Wildlife Trust for twenty four years. Now I am a freelance artist and illustrator. And as

Taking time

Whimbrel calling across Prisk,sound of spring, hope, winter ending.Gathering seaweed in rock pools.Reds, rich silk ribbons,rag

second block now out of the mould

Putting the two blocks together and getting a to see how five blocks will look.

making block number 2

I have decided to call the one hundred resins blocks. This is block 1 so far. Not sure how many I will make but I want to get

white resin and out of the mould

First layer of white resin poured. Remember this is the back. Detail on the light box. Really like this. Things under the surf

a secret… one hundred little squares

I have a whole week of holiday before me without all the seasonal distractions.  I’m free to play and get on with t

one hundred little squares lit by one hundred LEDs – there’s an idea

So I finished slicing up the wood. It is now tied into little bundles and stacked up on shelves. For later! Back to the resins

making sawdust…

Been getting on with the next thing on my list. The new blade came for my saw so I’ve been ripping up the last of the bi