I wont really miss monotype (screen printing is so much more applicable to the type of stuff I like to do), but I will miss hanging out the printmaking department. Something about the smell of oil-based inks and the promise of tea time every day at 3 o’clock is really relaxing..
Posts tagged printmaking.
Spend most of today cutting stencils in Monotype, relearned the hard way why you should tape the finger the side of your razor blade is pressing into..
Efff, I cannot get the color to replicate agreeably on a computer screen, the pink is so much more pleasant in person..anywho, it was originally supposed to be a three color reduction print, but woodblock is not meant for clumsy lineart enthusiasts like myself so it ended up just being two..
(two layer reduction woodblock print | oil-based ink on hosho paper)
Easily the fastest thing I’ve ever handprinted in my life.
(two block woodcut print with water-based ink on kitakata paper)
(two layer indirect stencil printed on lettra paper)