Drypoint Class

art, classes, Prints

Last night I taught the first session of a drypoint printing class at The Merry Inksters. Drypoint printing is the simplest form of intaglio (etching) printing–it doesn’t require an acid setup, as most intaglio processes do.

Photo Jun 11, 7 40 02 PM

 

In addition to traditional etching methods, I showed the group how to use a rotary tool to add texture to their prints.Photo Jun 11, 7 39 51 PM Photo Jun 11, 7 43 46 PMLast night we only worked on the etching process–Thursday we’ll actually print!

 

 

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