Artist Biography, Jonathan Koetsier

Jonathan Koetsier is an artist currently working from his studio in St. Andrews. He studied a BA in Drawing and a MA in Illustration at Falmouth University in Cornwall.

He takes inspiration from the everyday scenery around him. His work is primarily representational in nature, exploring the relationship between expressive mark making and visual depiction.

The work itself is hand carved oil based linocut relief prints on Fabriano: 5, a top quality acid free cotton printing paper. They are inked by hand and printed using a traditional 18th century etching press.

Jonathan  Koetsier