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About rosalind marchant

I am an artist - I am a printmaker and I make abstract etchings. I live in a small village in south west France that is surrounded by miles of varied and colourful landscape ..... which is fortunate because my prints are inspired by the colours and patterns in that landscape.

A WINTER’S TALE

As a sort of fun afterthought and to break my new studio in, I’ve been working on an artist’s book recently. It’s called A WINTER’S TALE after one of Jeff Price’s poems in his INFINITE THREADS book. I only had … Continue reading

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INFINITE THREADS …….again!

The book may be out there, but we are still working hard on it. We will have a mini “vernissage” in my brand new studio in early June (if permitted….). So if you live near Lauzerte (82) and are keen … Continue reading

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INFINITE THREADS ……

Well, the deed is done, INFINITE THREADS is now a reality, although actually getting the book here from the UK in anything like sensible quantities has proved an expensive nightmare. Thank you Brexit! But you can buy it on-line at … Continue reading

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Infinite Threads …..

Covid 19 has been a catastrophe for the world, but there have been some surprising positives! Here in rural South West France we all hunkered down into Lockdown for several months, eventually emerging into the light to form small groups … Continue reading

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FINDING THE TIME?

I can’t believe that it’s been over 2 years since I posted here……..what have I been doing with my time? Actually, life has been pretty hectic because we moved house in early 2020, and then we were hit with YOU … Continue reading

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HURRAH FOR ART AND WINE!

My TERRE/TERROIR show at Le Domaine de la Garde closed last wednesday …. and I think both Jean Jacques and I felt it was a success.  Jean Jacques is happy because he sold lots of wine to my “clients” as … Continue reading

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AND NOW FOR SOMETHING COMPLETELY DIFFERENT …..

Summer is as good a time as any to try something new – so I went on a 5-day Raku workshop last week.  My tutor (he prefers “Maitre” of course!) was Jean Francois Delorme who is a fantastic potter, if … Continue reading

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Art and Wine?

The opening bash for “Terre/Terroir” last night was surprisingly successful even though only about 20 people found their way to the isolated and gloriously rural spot that is the Domaine de la Garde in the Lot. I think they all … Continue reading

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Every day can’t be Sunday

Originally posted on Three Score and Ten:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-awWry3i29o Ry Cooder “Trouble you can’t fool me. “ This track is from the fabulous album “Bop till you drop” one of my favourites and it’s hard to find a duff track on…

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CHEMIN DES ARTS’CADES

My exhibition “Terre/Terroir” is only one tiny part of an enormous arts project in and around the village Castelnau Montratier in the Lot (46).  There are a total of eleven exhibitions in vineyards in the area, plus several exhibitions in … Continue reading

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