Tag: solar plate

Print Making / Article - 3 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...