printmaking


It took me a while to really get printmaking.
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Messy, colorful, layered up, can’t really go wrong…
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…funny, it had all the ingredients of something I’d usually love, but it didn’t get me
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But something kept drawing me back to the studio, and suddenly I was hooked. These are a mix of lino & mono printing. (And a few branches)
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Mixed Mish Mash


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This weekend I spent playing with ink on gesso and acrylic medium.
Dripping, spraying, dribbling and seeing where the runs take it.
On wet and dry gesso, ink on wet inks, ink mixed in with medium, water on dry inks… all sorts of permutations. The circles in the gesso came from the end of the drinking straw I was blowing some ink about with. Good messy fun!