A while ago I was offered some antique printers trays, and although I didn’t know what I was going to use them for, I had to have them. Cut to a few months later, and this is the result.
As part of the South Pennines project, I made these sculptures of our “South pennines Man” and his dog. There’s 2 of him though! He has become fairly iconic with the area as a drawing, so I decided to make him out of tin. It’s an old biscuit tin, cut and painted, then mounted on […]
I was commissioned to illustrate for the Halifax Festival. It had a bit of a bike theme, due to the Tour De France passing through our area. The work went across posters, banners, the brochure, web and all sorts of stuff – even notebooks! I loved doing this.
Press release March 2013 Angela puts the South Pennines on the map Internationally-acclaimed artist Angela Smyth has created a spectacular new artwork to encourage visitors to seek out the hidden treasures of the South Pennines. The giant ten foot map, painted in the Halifax-born artist’s trademark quirky and humorous style, captures the character and charm […]
This little chap is the first thing that I have ever made in tin, and I have to admit, it was a lot of fun. I suppose every once and a while, it’s good to try something new, and push yourself. Well, I think I may have found a new fave material. Tin rocks. I […]
Calderdale Literary Map highlighting the rich Literary Heritage of Calderdale. I painted & cut out each element, & made 3D pictures of them. The lettering was done with good old Letraset! read more>>
CD Packaging for Million Selling Musicians Eden’s Bridge. The 4 CDs were Winter, Spring, Summer & Autumn, and were released throughout the year to coincide with the season. Each pack had 4 postcards , 3 of which had months of the season as a calendar. Click title to see more>>