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Working under the name Riverbird Studio, Jill Dunn creates nature-inspired linocut prints from her home studio next to the Penryn River in Cornwall. A lifelong fascination with trees and birds lies at the heart of her work. She is intensely moved and inspired by the beautiful nature that surrounds her in her home county of Cornwall. She has been practising relief printmaking for over seven years but in a full-time professional capacity since early 2021. She works from her own drawings and photographs, combining bold colours with a simple figurative style.
Original Hand-printed Linocut and Woodcut Artworks
If you’re a fan of beautiful handcrafted prints, you’re going to love what Jill from Riverbird Studio creates. Working from her cosy home studio, Jill specializes in the wonderful world of relief printmaking, with a focus on linocut and wood-engraving techniques. What makes her work truly special is the intricate detail of her prints. Clean lines, vibrant colours, and a captivating figurative style will catch your eye. Jill’s prints bring life and joy into any space, whether it’s a striking landscape or a charming bird. You can’t help but be drawn into the intricate details and the passion that shines through in every piece. Riverbird Studio’s handcrafted lino and woodblock prints are truly a sight to behold.
Heron Lino Print
This stunning piece of art captures the graceful beauty of a heron in the most captivating way. The artist’s attention to detail is truly remarkable. The heron seems to come to life on the paper, with its elegant pose and intricate, meticulously carved and printed feathers. The vibrant colours and bold lines create a striking contrast that instantly draws you in. Whether you’re an art enthusiast or simply someone who appreciates nature’s wonders, this Heron Lino Print will bring a touch of tranquillity and a splash of natural beauty to any space. It’s a perfect addition to your home decor, and it’s sure to spark conversations and admiration from anyone who sees it.
Curlew Lino Print
This lino print is meticulously hand-carved, and each detail is carefully crafted with skill, attention to detail and passion for birds. Jill has captured the essence of the curlew’s slender beak, long legs, and intricate plumage, making it truly captivating to behold. The use of bold lines and contrasting shades creates a sense of depth and movement, bringing the bird to life on the paper. Whether you’re an avid bird lover or simply appreciate the beauty of nature, the Curlew Lino Print is a treasured addition to any art collection.