a challenge for the new year, and a giveaway (Spotted Stone)
Last year, artist and maker Jen Hewett did something really cool that she called "52 Weeks of Printmaking." I first learned about her on Instagram and really admired her work. And I always thought her
Carimbos artesanais no Painel Criativo de 28/08 - Garota Criatividade
Confira um especial com carimbos artesanais, criativos e bem diferentes. Os carimbos já deixaram os escritórios para se tornarem itens fofos de papelaria!
Two New Cardboard Prints; Serendipity Plays a Part
Split Circles, ink on Sansui SH8 paper; image size 10 x 6 3/4 in., paper size 19 x 10 in. Sometimes we're helped along in a new endeavor by happy chance. Two things happened with with Split Circles that were unplanned but proved to be very useful. When I was mixing the color for this print, I pulled a proof on a long narrow piece of paper left from tearing down the sheets. I tacked it up to check the color (I wanted it to balance the slightly greenish tinge of the paper) and was surprised at…
Patricias listing 2 prints with 4 fish | Etsy
Fun, contemporary handprinted art for your wall..... collecting handmade prints is one of the fantastic ways to grow an original art collection and letting your personality decide what goes on the wall! WHAT IS A LINOCUT?: a large! hand printed ,hand inked linocut, I cut the lino shapes, ink them up and put them through my etching press, for every print the fish have to be inked again. As I choose different papers to print on, and print the fish in sometimes different colors, no print will…
ex libris, a few book plates I like
A bookplate, also known as ex-librīs [Latin, "from the books of..."], is usually a small print or decorative label pasted into a book, often on the inside front cover, to indicate its owner. Simple typographical bookplates are termed "booklabels". The earliest known marks of ownership of books or documents date from the reign of Amenophis III in Egypt (1391–1353 BCE). The Ex Libris of Amenophis III and Teie The earliest recorded bookplates or ex-libris are small enameled ceramic plaques…
Anita Laurence - Part 2
Anita Laurence lives and works in King Valley, North East Victoria with her husband master printmaker Bill Young. Together they operate professional printmaking studios that cater for their own ongoing collaborative projects and those of visiting artists.
Pink Still life lino print
This print is based on a still life drawing I did in the summer. I set out with the aim of playing with different patterns and to have a go at using pinks. The finished print has a great retro feel to it. This lino print is hand pressed, with water-based coloured printing inks on 200gsm paper and the image measures 29.5 x 20cm. It is from an edition of 10 and is signed and titled. It will be sent to you mounted in a 12 x 16 inch mount ready to put into your own frame. Prints are sent in…