52 Weeks of Print: 35/52

52 Weeks of Print: 35/52

I’m beginning to obsess a little over this printmaking. As in I really want to make it look a little more professional. Took 35 weeks, but hey.

52 Weeks of Print: 35/52

After a lightbulb moment, I dug out my large, artist’s desk magnifying glass to combat the eye strain I’ve had for the previous 34 carvings. THAT made a difference.
Then I went out and purchased actual printmaking paper – it does seem to make a difference in the quality. Any printmakers out there want to recommend a good, yet affordable paper? I’d be much obliged.

52 Weeks of Print: 35/52

52 Weeks of Print: 35/52

In hindsight, I wish that I’d carved a little frame similar to last week’s carving.
You can see it on the previous page in my little booklet. Next time.

52 Weeks of Print: 35/52

Week 35 of 52
To see weeks 1-34, just click here or head over to my Pinterest board.
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