Paper: 15 x 21 cm, Kent printmaking paper, 160gsm, smooth, off-white
Print: approx. size 10 x 15 cm, custom blue-grey Cranfield Caligo ink
This print is a Linocut.
To make a linocut print, the design is carved into a traditional linoleum plate, in reverse, so that it will print the correct way round. The linoleum plate is then inkedup, paper is carefully placed on top, and it is put into one of my two Victorian book presses. The areas which were carved away will appearwhite on the print, and only the raised surfaces will have left