Posts tagged - how to make a lino print

In Flight: II

Posted on February 27th, 2014

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I’ve finished the second lino block of my ‘In Flight’ series.  This one features the tui, an iconic endemic New Zealand bird.  Tui are a black bird with a prominent white tuft at their chin and an incredible sheen to their feathers, something that I can’t really show in a black and white print.  I’ll […]

In Flight: I

Posted on February 21st, 2014

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The first of my ‘In Flight’ series is just about finished and ready to print.  I thought I’d take you through the process I go through in designing and carving a linocut. I always start with a drawing, usually sketched from a photo.  In this case, my original drawing went off the page of my […]