Print Tech

This month in the Leeway Studio I am rebuilding the Sturgeon image as a large lift print. The original collagraph plates (lower photo) have been traced as the guidelines for the new work. I am using Charbonnel ink for the lift prints.

Tests with Akua water based etching inks - wood cuts
multiple blocks


  Fox -  Wood cut, reduction print and multiple blocks 
using graphic chemical etching inks

Old Speedball, reduction woodcut
using speedball water based relief inks

Akua etching ink test - multiple block birch ply

Oil based ink, chine colle, woodcut

Braids - oil based ink on mulberry paper - woodcut

Fiddle - oil based ink on mulberry paper, reduction woodcut