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Mezzotint: working on the image

After working the plate this past week, I inked and printed a test print. The ink was applied with a roller and worked into the plate texture with a clean piece of tarlatan, which is a stiff, open-weave cotton fabric … Continue reading

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2014 Projects: Mezzotint

Starting a new project: mezzotint! Mezzotint is an intaglio process that uses tools instead of acid to create the image.┬áBecause I can’t have acid in my studio, mezzotint is an attractive printmaking method. The initial reference I used is Ross … Continue reading

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