Category Archives: beer

More Hops: Humulus Lupulus Tea Towels

Here is the outcome of using the Humulus Lupulus block on fabric! I used oil based ink (black) and fabric from the local fabric store. I applied a hot iron to cure and washed them to make sure the ink … Continue reading

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Another Cap Popped: Bottle Cap Relief Print

I had a chance to get to printing the final color of the second bottle cap over this past weekend. Overall, I’m please with the way this one progressed and turned out despite shop temperatures barely fit for printing. Mounting … Continue reading

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Project Updates!

Yes, finally some updates on a few projects! It seems I always have a couple projects in various states of progress. First off, more birthday card backgrounds printed up and awaiting the second color: The second colors have been printed … Continue reading

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Second Cap Continuation: Bottle Cap Relief Print

I had some time to devote to the next step in the cap “series” and printed the first color; just a plain white and start carving the next step in the process. At this point I’m predicting three to four … Continue reading

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Some Updates on Many Relief Prints

So I went a little crazy printing a bunch of things recently and here’s the run down: For the final color on the bookmark lesson I added a yellow-orange: “Shop-cat” Crosby decided to show his appreciation by sitting on one; … Continue reading

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First Bottle Cap Linoleum Print Finished

I finally had a chance to finish the first in the bottle cap series(?) project! This felt like a long time in the making but came out decent. We had and are still having a good amount of rain and … Continue reading

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The Next Project: Bottle Cap Relief Prints

I’ve been collecting beer bottle caps for some time and have been trying to think of different projects I could do with them. Some got turned into refrigerator magnets, others (most) are awaiting their demise. I have quite a few … Continue reading

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