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Julie Potter “Calm in the Chaos” exhibition opens at Yeats Gallery, Hyde Bridge

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June 16th – 29th 2013
Official Launch, June 16th, 6.30pm 
Yeats Gallery, Hyde Bridge


Julie Potter has created a collection that explores the nostalgia and beauty found in the unexpected landscapes of urban chaos. Her work mixes the properties of graffiti, watercolour and textiles. She has developed an innovative creative process that delves into the boundaries between controlled colour scales and tonal ranges and the serendipity of natural dye bleeds and decolourant. In contrast to traditional techniques, this method requires working with the subtle development of layered highlights attained by removing pigment rather than adding it. In doing so, the dark and moody atmosphere of inclement weather comes to life

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