Bumblebees of The Peak District
Posted 3 months ago and submitted by Becca Thorne | Share link: http://illo.cc/83368

My newest print, showing the nine bumblebee species resident in the UK Peak District, was inspired by my BeeWalks for The Bumblebee Conservation Trust. At the centre is the infamous Bilberry Bumblebee, one of the UK’s rarest bumbles and the focus of the BBCT’s Pollinating the Peak conservation project.

The print is compiled of eight individual chine-colle linocuts, and presented as a high quality A3 giclee on Hahnemuhle etching paper. It’s is available through my Etsy shop.



Becca Thorne
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Beeston, United Kingdom
                               
www.beccathorne.co.uk/…

Becca is an illustrator and printmaker, originally from the Forest of Dean and currently based in the land-locked Midlands. Specialising in linocut, her work is frequently used to … Show more.

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Winner of the HarperColiins/Saatchi Gallery Book Cover Design Competition 2008, Finalist 2005 Nationwide Mercury Prize: Art & Music, AOI Images 32, AOI Images 33, World Illustratio…
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AA Lifestyle, Anchor Canada, Anova Books, BBC History Mag, Bob Magazine, Canal & Rivers Trust, Canongate Books, CICO Books, Compassionate Dorset, Continuum Books, Creature Magazine…