Tag: hand coloured

Print Making / Article - 1 year ago

Milk carton printmaking - experimentations

A couple of weeks back I began exploring the possibilities of producing prints from plates that are made from milk cartons. Mainly the inner surface of the cartons which protect the liquid inside be they milk, juice or beverages derived from nuts or...

Print Making / Article - 1 year ago

Re-purpose household waste to make prints

Red fox study drypoint engraving from plastic plate edition of 11 2017 To learn more how this print was made scroll down through the postI have been active once again in the studio producing some small and limited edition new work. Only in...

Print Making / Article - 2 years ago

Lake Superior shoreline collagraph

It has been a while since my last post and the new collagraph study that was then in progress. The good news is I found some time to add in colour to the print. However before this occurred I took a weekend roadtrip to this spot depicted in the pri...

Print Making / Article - 2 years ago

solar plate etching A la poupée

just doing some experimentation with spot inking very small plates. this plate is only 2 x 2 inches (50 x 50 mm). It is a solar plate with a pen and ink drawing of a chickadee I exposed onto it. Here's what happened: I applied caligo carbon bl...

Print Making / Article - 3 years ago

translating a sketch into an etching

Downy etching with hand-colour 2015 Chickadee etching with hand colouring 2015 I recently made a couple of sketches based on early winter birds that are common in the area where I live. These are also inspired by the writin...