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Samples 3 – Solvents

Subtractive Monotypes are made by removing the ink from a relief plate selectively after the plate has been uniformly inked.

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Samples 3 – Origami

Intaglio printing is all about subtle changes in hight within the plate were you can trap ink. Some origami forms have a great variation in the number of layers across the finished piece. The experiment I did here was with the Pinwheel tessellation. (not technically origami as you have to cut the paper to get the effect.) Looking for a link for you I’ve discovered lots of different Pinwheels so… confusion. Read the rest of this entry »

Samples 2 – Corrugations

Commuting back and forth to town you drink a lot of take away coffee. When your eyes are opened to the mark making potential of everything around you, you can’t throw all that interesting card away. You can see some of these cards in Starcharts #4 – 6.

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Samples 1 – Tapes

Now I’m in the second term of printing at Morley College I’m trying to home in what kind of work I want to produce. As well as printing proofs I’ve also been printing samples of various types of materials that I hope to combine in to a proper print later. Read the rest of this entry »

This is not the post you are looking for


Starchart#3 with added paper

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AutoPrint – Flowers


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Another Pretty Picture Post


A happy off shoot of the AUTOPRINT project

Seasons Greeting one and all, and here’s wishing you all the best for 2016


This next.

What next?

As this is being posted hopefully I will be printing the plates shown below for the first time. students have been allowed an all day open workshop at the college today Read the rest of this entry »

End of Term


This 1/2 term ended on a much more satisfactory note with plenty to be getting on with next year. In class we covered techniques that I haven’t discussed in my previous posts. Read the rest of this entry »


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