Category Archives: linoleum print

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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Birthday Card Relief Prints

As promised, I’m updating the outcome of the birthday prints. I decided to do random colors (orange, blue, silver, black) and random overprints. Some interesting, unpredicted results with some of them!

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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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Birds On A Wire: Magpie Relief Print

I finally got to completing the second Magpie linoleum print. A simple one color (black) on 6.5×8.5 French Speckletone True White 80# paper. A total of 12 were printed in this open edition. In other news, I tried experimenting with … 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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First Color Ready to Proof: Bottle Cap Relief Print

I had some time to start carving the latest bottle cap linoleum print project. Carving the first color was rather simple yet not without error. I recently acquired a new tool that makes these huge macaronis and I’m still getting … Continue reading

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