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New linocut print – Deep Sea Diver

My deep sea diver print is finally finished! It’s the first multi-coloured linocut I’ve made for ages, and the biggest. I’ve made bigger prints, like the T-Rex and Dodo, but used screenprint for the colours on those. This time I had to print and register seven separate lino blocks. Below is a photo showing the […]

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Deep Sea Diver linocut in progress

My linocut of a deep sea diver is coming along. I’m going to try and finish it this week and also to finish the film I have been making of my working process, from carving the block through to printing. I am still trying out colour combinations and deciding whether to add fish to the […]

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New linocut of a Deep Sea Diver

My new linocut of a deep sea diver is taking shape slowly. It always takes me longer than I think it’s going to and always ends up being more complex than I intended! The image is based on an old photograph I found online. I’m not interested in just copying the image so before I’m […]

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Diver linocut – work in progress

Here’s a sneak peek at what I’m working on this week. I’m getting a bit obsessive about the folds of cloth. I’ve been working over a photo I found online, using a pen to darken the shadows and white out paint to heighten the highlights. I haven’t yet decided where it’s going. I’d quite like […]

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