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September 18, 2008 at 12:01 am 3 comments

So Dick is taking a relief printmaking class this semester.  It’s the same one I took the first semester we got to Salisbury.  I love it so much that I’ve been doodling around while he’s working on his projects.  Here’s what I have so far…
This is an inked linoleum block.  The kind of linoleum I like best is really thick, but it does have a texture to it…if you don’t sand it down then it will look like this:
This one moved a little while I was burnishing…should’ve taken a pic of the good one ^_^   See how it’s not all solid black?  That’s the effect you get from the linoleum.  I like it though.
This one is done on regular white pine.  You can get a 4′ board from Home Depot for around 5.00…awesome.  Here’s the finished:
It might not be totally finished.  I’m not sure how I feel about her shirt.  I need feedback.  Otherwise I’m happy with it and will be printing soon!
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  • 1. Jennifer  |  September 18, 2008 at 1:36 am

    Thanks for stopping by my blog! Those prints are great!! I took a printmaking class once – it was lots of work but so much fun.

    Reply
  • 2. Adrienne  |  September 18, 2008 at 2:14 am

    i think all of these are awesome and depending on how much a print is, i might be visiting your etsy site soon.

    Reply
  • 3. littlebrownpen  |  September 18, 2008 at 9:05 am

    These are fantastic! Love them all.

    Reply

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