Jealous were delighted to once again welcome back Jessica Albarn into the Studio. With an exclusive edition to Jealous Gallery, here she tells us more about her beautifully intricate Painted Ladies....
'I have been working with Matthew at the Jealous Studio, screen printing onto glass which is then framed with a gold interior. Usually I draw onto white paper and I thought it would be interesting see how the lines transferred onto the gold leaf directly. We decided to go with an ink which resembles the tone of the pencil for the geometry, and to deboss the area to make it feel delicate and held within a box, to reflect my latest body of work.
The geometry comes from a piece of sacred geometry called ‘Eve’s Grid’ which for me is a play on Eve’s part in whole scheme of things! And the Butterflies are two different Painted Lady specimens that are held together within the lines, the antennae only just touching…'
Jessica's new edition 'The Painted Ladies' is now available both online and in the galleries.