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Printmaking edited


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Printmaking edited

  1. 1. Christina Venema
  2. 2. Art that is created by transfer of and image onto a new surface.
  3. 3.  It all started with woodcuts. Europeans made prints as early as the 5th century. Earliest dated print from 1446 was found in Germany.
  4. 4.  Wood-cut Using knives to cut away areas that you don’t want ink. Linoleum- cut Areas that you want color are left are left and others are cut away.
  5. 5. scratching metal(copper)with an image to be inkedand printed. Styles Dry point Engraving Etching Aquatint Mezzotint
  6. 6.  Drawn on stone with a oil based material that resists water and sticks to ink.
  7. 7.  Blocking out areas of a screen so that ink will only pass through the screen onto paper through open spaces.
  8. 8. Self portrait, Linoleum cutPrintmaking artist inspiredMake 10 sketchesPull 4 editionsCritique
  9. 9. Cut linoleum Cut away Transfer sketchblock to size and linoleum in to linoleum.square corners. negative space. Roll ink ontolinoleum square Roll out ink Mix & prep ink Center paper Press paper onto Peel and Dry! over linoleum linoleum
  10. 10. Make Corners Square
  11. 11. Trace or Draw sketch onto linoleum
  12. 12. Cut away areas that do not have line to create the negative space.
  13. 13. Mix colors & make more workable
  14. 14. Roll ink into uniform layer to cover brayer.
  15. 15. Roll ink with brayer onto linoleum.Repeat a few times to get good coverage.
  16. 16. Place linoleum in the center of paper with ink down gently.
  17. 17. Using uniform pressure role a pin over linoleum
  18. 18. Flip paper and linoleum over. Slowly peel back paper Place in flat drying area.
  19. 19. Finished self portrait Andy Warhol Inspired.
  20. 20. All images un-cited are photos taken by Christina Venema.