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Assignment 4: Collage Block – two colour print

I said I’d give a coloured print of the collage block a go so chose to colours that fit within the theme of nature (there’s a few thing in the collage under that theme, a deer, flowers, leaves etc). I went for a burnt orange and a sort of olive green?

Color choices

Color choices

I did an initial print with cotton water colour paper (soaked for an hour this time) an used to separate rollers to ink the separate halves of the block so there was a green/orange divide. Here’s how it turned out:

Orange/Green print on Cotton Rag

Orange/Green print on Cotton Rag

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Assignment 4: Project 11 – Making a test collage block

I’m writing about this in retrospect so I hope this all make sense! I started by looking for objects to stick down for printing my collage. I realised some of the objects I’d chosen were going to stand out to tall so reject those in favor of having a more even height of objects and hopefully an even print.

Picking materials for collage .

Picking materials for collage .

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