Drypoint etching using a pasta roller

Printmaking usually involves a very large, heavy press used to ‘pull’ off the prints. It was a delight to discover I could do this at home with my manual pasta maker. The pressure is easy to change using different felt or by changing the thickness of the...

Two Christmas Shows Coming Up

The Christmas season is here already! This means markets every weekend until the big day. For artists and artisans it means a chance to make a bit of spending money but for me the best part is the trades with other artists at the shows. This year I am doing two small...

Pronto Plate Lithography Exploratory

Wow. What a fantastic week I just spent with Victoria Edgarr at GZPS. I learned so much about this fantastic printmaking process from the best. This is an easy way to get photos and drawings onto a plate using a laser...