Beds and Blankets

So after a week of scratching and cutting we get  to do some printing.

I was surprised by the amount of effort that goes into making a print., inking your plate and scrubbing the ink into your design, then cleaning your plate, soaking your paper and laying it all out on the bed of the press covering it in blankets and finally running it through.

it was great to get to the big reveal at the end.

I was pleased with the results and  can see  how artist are captivated by the process of print making.

 

 

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