Category Archives: Printmaking 1

Introduction to printmaking

Recycling paper

Recently I had a paper-making lesson.  I’ve made paper once before but it was in a large class situation and most of the preparation was done by the organisers in advance.  This time there were only two of us – … Continue reading

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Print 1. Assignment 5: Tutor feedback

Responding to tutor feedback I won’t be going through all my tutor wrote regarding my submission for assignment 5, but overall I’m pleased with her feedback for the work I’ve done and I appreciate where she detailed both positives and … Continue reading

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Print 1: Physical submission

Herewith the work I am physically submitting to the assessors for this course:

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Printmaking 1: Course review

This has been a very steep learning curve.  I don’t come from a painting, drawing or printing background.  I had a few printing lessons before starting but really came to the course green. The first 8 months were frustrating, disappointing, … Continue reading

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Print 1. Assignment 5: On-line submission

Combination prints, chine collé and further experiments Task 1 (Project 13) Three combination mono and lino prints Awagami paper, cream coloured, around 150gsm. Original post here Genshi paper, cream coloured. Original post here Chinese cotton, white, lightweight. Original post here … Continue reading

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Print 1. Project 15: Review

Combination and experimental prints. Whilst my images, techniques and outcomes are very varied and don’t appear to adhere to a theme, the beach and surrounds were my subject – specifically Cronulla which is a large vibrant ocean-front town. My personal … Continue reading

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Print 1. Project 15: Design 4

Monotype printing Today I had a complete change of pace and direction.  The first three designs for this project have been carefully thought out and executed.  I decided to try a landscape without too much planning – the never-ending quest … Continue reading

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