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Katie Godden Green
Katie Godden Green lives and works in North Cornwall; between the beaches at Bude and the moor near Launceston. She is Head of Art at St Joseph’s School in Launceston; where she teaches Art and Photography. Katie studied at Chelsea school of Art, has a degree in Sculpture from Kingston University and gained her PGCE teaching qualification at Bristol University in 2003.
Working in daily sketchbooks, Katie Godden Green plans and sketches her prints and sewings. The colourful prints show oversized puffins and loud parrots heading out to sea, riding the waves off the back of fishing boats.
Katie Godden Green’s sewings tell ‘stitching stories’, telling stories through calendar months and as spring unfurls into summer. They are full of plants and birds from our natural paradise. The act of sewing is a peaceful, calm, slow process which allows her thoughts to linger and her stories to unfurl. Katie hand dyes the linen and uses bright threads to make her sewings.
Fun and Vibrant Lino Print
With a unique blend of artistic prowess and boundless imagination, Katie Godden Green has carved a niche for herself in the realm of illustration. Her work showcases a remarkable fusion of vibrant colours, intricate details, and an undeniable sense of wonder. As you explore her work, you’ll be transported to enchanting realms where characters come to life, and stories unfold with every brush stroke. With a background rich in artistic training and a deep passion for visual storytelling, Katie Godden Green’s illustrations captivate hearts and minds alike.
Parrot at Bude Illustration Framed Print
This delightful piece of art effortlessly combines intricate craftsmanship with a touch of whimsy, making it a standout addition to any art collection or living space. The vibrant colours and meticulous linocut technique bring the parrot to life, capturing its lively spirit and adding a pop of visual interest to your surroundings. Each detail of this illustration is thoughtfully presented within a high-quality frame, ensuring both the longevity of the artwork and its immediate visual appeal.
Harbour Honey Illustration Framed Print
The delicate lines and intricate textures of this fun and vibrant lino print of the harbour honey help to bring the Cornish coastal landscape to life, inviting viewers to immerse themselves in the allure of nature’s wonders. With a keen eye for detail and a passion for artistic expression, Katie Godden Green has expertly harnessed the timeless art of lino printing to create a captivating visual narrative.