Tag Archives: Prints

Book on Relief Printmaking + Artist Robin Cole Smith + the Museum of the Romanian Peasant ( really !)

Today’s DT – Book Review Relief Printmaking By Ann Westley, Watson Guptil, 2001, 111 pages + related material I recommend this book which covers every aspect of relief printmaking and some of  its extensions. It packs a lot of thinking … Continue reading

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Pencil study, drawings on glass plus video resource on printmaking

Today’s DT.  Today I did a pencil study in my sketch book from a Flickr group of photos about basically ‘olden days’, typically about 100 years ago.  There are many really intriguing images of people found there, so I will … Continue reading

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Old and new xylography meets Face Research

A quiet day to explore Art and related topics. Today’s Artist Link.   In 1633   Hu Zhengyan produced this amazing printed book held at the University of Cambridge and recently digitized. Before this year it had been too delicate to OPEN … Continue reading

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Printmaker, serendipity site and summer scene

Today after school we went with our young granddaughter to attend part of a “day of the dead” celebration hosted at the local university by students from Mexico. Very lively crowd, singing and dancing breaking out etc.. Today’s Artist Link. … Continue reading

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