Making a Transfer Print

Three examples of transfer prints  Recently I added a few new prints (see above) to my Etsy site that were made via a transfer method. I have been recently thinking about ways to print without a press because so many of the places I taught did not have a press and, in the spring, IContinue reading “Making a Transfer Print”

Embossing by Hand

Hand embossing, also called blind embossing, is a simple technique that yields elegant results.  I referred to this technique in my last post on McMansions where you can see another example of the medium. I became interested in embossing 20 something years ago when I came across and ad in the back of a magazineContinue reading “Embossing by Hand”

Back to the Drawing, no, Printing Board!

So basically I am a printmaker.  At least that was how I was known where I lived for many years. Of course I did other work, but for some reason, even before I started only working in printing, I was referred to as a printmaker. I have not pulled a print for almost 2 years. Continue reading “Back to the Drawing, no, Printing Board!”