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Screen Printed Apron for Making Magazine!

Thursday, March 26, 2015



We are giddily delighted to be featured in this month's Making Magazine! On page 10-11 of April 2015's Making Mag you'll find our project for a spring floral screen printed apron. It was a lot of fun to make and looks fab in print. Read more

Block Printing Using Speedy-Carve, Moo Carve and Master Cut

Thursday, March 19, 2015

We have been block printing using Speedy-Carve, Moo Carve blocks and Mastercut to test how each of them work. All three are carving blocks for making stamps and prints. We used: Read more

Reduction Lino Cut

Friday, March 06, 2015

The reduction lino cut is a method of block printing in which each colour layer is taken from the same block. More lino is removed from the block for each layer and each colour is printed on top of the last. This means that an entire edition must be printed in one go - once you have carved into the block for the next layer, you can't go back to print more. Because of this it is sometimes referred to as the 'suicide printing', but don't worry, it's a lot more cheery than it sounds! Here's how to do it: Read more