Behind The Easle

What is Laser Cutting and how is it used by Artists?

Ian Garrett

What is Laser Cutting and how is it used by Artists?

Laser Cutting is a method of cutting materials with a laser controlled by a computer. Invented in the late 1960s to cut parts for the Aeronautics industry. Today it is used by artists in their work. This blog post highlights some of these artists and their art.

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The Heavens and Earth in the light of the Quran and Science.

Ian Garrett Quran Science space

The Heavens and Earth in the light of the Quran and Science.

I have been an avid fan of science and Sci-Fi for as long as I can remember. This combined with the Verses of Surah Al-Anbiyah inspired my Heavens & Earth Series of paintings.

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Painting in Focus. Heart of the Believer, 2019

Ian Garrett

Painting in Focus. Heart of the Believer, 2019

An analysis of my Painting "Heart of the Believer." The idea behind the work and its development.

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Painting in Focus. Lailatul Qadr (Night of Power).

Ian Garrett

Painting in Focus. Lailatul Qadr (Night of Power).

A behind the peek look at the Inspiration and concept behind my painting Laitatul Qadr (Nigth of Power) painted in 2013.

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Arts Place in Modern British Muslim Society.

Ian Garrett

Arts Place in Modern British Muslim Society.

How does Art fit into Modern British Society? Is it relevant? This blog post tries to answer that very question.

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