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Printing with the Xcut Xpress

Thursday, April 06, 2017

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Using Hawthorn Process Colours

Thursday, March 23, 2017

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Multi Block Printing on Fabric with Easy Carve

Thursday, February 23, 2017

This project uses just one block of Easy Carve to create a two colour block print on fabric. This is an adaptable technique that will have you printing yardage in no time!
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Carve a Stamp Kit

Thursday, February 09, 2017

This is Maisie on work experience at Handprinted. Shirley and Holly have very kindly let me try out this Carve a Stamp Kit and write about my thoughts on it. The kit contains: An ink pad, carving tools (1 V shape fine tool and another V shape wider tool) and 5 blank stamps. Read more

Testing the Differences Between Lino Blocks

Thursday, February 02, 2017

Here at Handprinted we are always getting asked to explain the difference between all the lino relief blocks available. It can be very confusing knowing whether to choose traditional lino or try an alternative such as Softcut or Vinyl.  Read more

Rubber Stamping - Book Giveaway!

Thursday, December 08, 2016

We're in love with Stephen Fowler's new book: 'Rubber Stamping' and we're giving you the chance to get your hands on a copy with our giveaway!  Read more

Printing Wrapping Paper for Christmas!

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Printing your own wrapping paper is an easy way to add a personal touch to presents. We know you're all really busy this time of year so we've got four quick ways of creating lovely wrapping papers. Why not get children involved too?  Read more

Printing with Chine Collé

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Chine Collé is a technique that allows you to add colour to your prints without making another block. Using Chine Collé you are able to print on much finer, more delicate papers which are bonded onto a more sturdy paper during the printing process. Japanese papers are often used but you can try tissue papers, maps, sheet music, even fabric - anything delicate enough to be printed onto. Read more

Printing with System 3 Block Printing Medium

Thursday, November 03, 2016

System 3 Block Printing Medium transforms acrylic paints into usable block printing inks. Simply mix the medium with your paints and roll onto your block! Here's how: Read more

Printing with Magic Stamps

Thursday, October 20, 2016

If you haven't tried printing with Magic Stamps yet, this is your new project. It's really quick to create a unique block that can be reused again and again to create different textures and patterns. All you need is a heat gun and a variety of objects and surfaces to create your stamps.
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