And there is a lot ot think about, summer, the future, sunshine and lazy days, resolutely not thinking about all the bad things in the world, there is time for that too, but not this very moment!
WHAT IS A LINOCUT?: A handprinted linocut reduction print, reduction means that as I am printing the very short edition of only 9 prints, I cut away areas to keep the color I just printed. This is quite a complicated process, great fun, as you don't really know how the print is going to turn out until the end, it is a technique I enjoy very much, as it feels quite like you are sculpting with your linocut knife and painting with your roller of ink. Experience has taught me incredibly much about this way of printing, managing the ink, using pressure, etc etc, given the choice this is my favorite way of printmaking!
You can join over 60.000 viewers on Youtube, to see how a reduction print is made and printed by me, either go to www.youtube.com and search under my name.
All my lino prints are printed by me, printmaking is my big love!
I have used a range of beautiful non toxic blockprinting inks to print this linocut.
SIZE: "just thinking..." is printed on a warm white piece of velvety printmaking paper,
the image measures 19" x 12" (49cm x 30cm)
and paper is 22" x 13.5". (56 cm x 34 cm)
EDITION: I have signed, titled and numbered the print. It is one of 9 prints.
Please note you might not receive the number in the photo.
SHIPPING: I'll mail it to you, protected by tissuepaper and a cellophane sleeve so it arrives safely, in a mail tube.
It comes with a flier explaining what a lino reduction is, see thumbnail. Just let me know if you want it gift wrapped?
If you have any questions, just get in touch with me!
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