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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.

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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“TERRE/TERROIR”

My fourth exhibition of 2018 in nearly upon us (I’ve dropped the bus analogy……. )   “TERRE/TERROIR” starts on July 12 and runs until September 12.  It will be hosted by Jean Jacques Bousquet at Le Domaine de la Garde in … Continue reading

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HAPPENINGS IN 2018

Well, it’s a bit like buses – you wait for months and then four come along at the same time. And it seems that I have four exhibitions this year in SW France. The first one has already started – … Continue reading

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PLACE AUX ARTISTES, LAUZERTE 2017

I have actually started making some NEW ETCHINGS.  Actually, I haven’t finished them yet so no images are available, but they are being created specifically for the Art Market here in Lauzerte which will take place every wednesday evening in … Continue reading

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