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How to register Linocut Prints

How to register Linocut Prints

 I've been asked a few times as to how I go about registering my linocut prints - that is, how do I line up each linocut representing a different colour?  So I thought I would do a blog post on how I approach it.  It does not follow a standard method - rather, it's what works for me.  I tend... View more
Creating a Collograph

Creating a Collograph

Drawings of carp Creating different carp plates for collograph After a holiday in Portugal where there was a beautiful carp pond at the place we stayed, I felt inspired to make a print of carp.  I decided to create a collograph, as I wanted to capture the watery gloom of the pond and the fish swimming through these murky waters.... View more
Christmas Linocut – The linocutting process at high speed!

Christmas Linocut – The linocutting process at high speed!

Just as an experiment, I decided to download an app (Lapse It Pro) to film the linocutting process using time lapse photography.  As you sit in the one place for so long, the resulting films are not too bad!  Here are the different stages of producing a linocut - in this case, my Christmas card for 2015, based on the... View more