Michael Atkin      Printmaker

etcher - block printer - wood engraver




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Price unframed: £

About this image:

The road home

Lino print

570 450 mm

30 + 3 artist's proofs



This print was first envisaged on a trip

to Whitby, just after a heavy rainfall, the

road ahead looked comforting and

illuminated by rainfall leading ones eye

into the distance which is where 'home'

was, hence the title. `Cut in reverse in

one long day, with all the other blocks

cut during the next two days. The

edition (30 + 3 artist's proofs) took

several days to print as each colour has

to be perfectly dry before the next


'The road home' was used on the catalogue cover for north Yorkshire Open Studios in 2014