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Printmaking 2: Assignment 1 – Natural Landscapes pt.2

In my first post about this Assignment I focussed on the initial drawings and creation of a design for a print on the theme Natural Landscapes.

I ended up devoting a bit more time to planning the printing method and the colour choices for printing.  I wanted to do a linocut print and also wanted to go for a multicoloured print but didn’t want to go too excessive in terms of having lots of blocks to carve (simply to save time to move more quickly onto the next project).

So I decided to do some single blocks and some reduction method printing. In the end I had four blocks of lino, two of which were carved again to give me 6 layers of colours in total.

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