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The Resource Block print for beginners : learn to make lino blocks and create unique relief prints, Elise Young

Block print for beginners : learn to make lino blocks and create unique relief prints, Elise Young

Label
Block print for beginners : learn to make lino blocks and create unique relief prints
Title
Block print for beginners
Title remainder
learn to make lino blocks and create unique relief prints
Statement of responsibility
Elise Young
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Learn to create contemporary, unique works of art with traditional carving tools and printmaking techniques. Step-by-step projects and creative lino prints make it fun and easy. The Inspired Artist series invites art hobbyists and casual art enthusiasts to have fun learning basic art concepts, relaxing into the creative process to make art in a playful, contemporary style. Aspiring artists, illustrators, art students, and art hobbyists will discover how to use basic carving tools and techniques to design and create custom lino prints for unique works of art. Practical instruction combined with approachable step-by-step projects and inspirational imagery guide readers on an engaging, easy-to-follow exploration of block printing. Beginning with an introduction to essential tools, such as printmaking inks, carving blocks, gouges, and papers, Block Printing for Beginners demonstrates how to get from uncarved blocks to beautiful prints, covering everything including designing the print, best practices for carving, working with various inks, and how to achieve the best print results. Once comfortable with the basics, aspiring printmakers can move on to explore a series of step-by-step tutorials for creating a variety of lino prints that they can use over and over again. From simple landscapes and nature motifs to everyday items and even portraits, Block Printing for Beginners provides a fresh, contemporary, and enjoyable approach to learning this time-treasured art form
Member of
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Young, Elise
Dewey number
761
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • NE1330
  • TT652
LC item number
  • .Y68 2021
  • .Y683 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Inspired artist
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Linoleum block-printing
  • Relief printing
  • Block printing
Target audience
adult
Label
Block print for beginners : learn to make lino blocks and create unique relief prints, Elise Young
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
How to use this book -- Finding inspiration -- Tools & materials -- Fundamental techniques -- Basic block prints: One-color block print ; Two-color block print ; Multicolor interlocking block print ; Traditional carving block print ; Hand-colored block print ; Mosaic-effect block print ; Rainbow roll block print ; Puzzle-cut block print ; Multiplate block print ; Reduction block print -- Techniques using block & stamp: Printing abstract forms ; Printing in repeated patterns ; Printing with colorful stamp ink ; Printing collage pieces -- Creative ideas for carved blocks: Bookplate ; Thank-you card ; Wrapping paper ; Tea towel ; Wallpaper -- Glossary -- Printmaking resources
Control code
on1240488777
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9781633228887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1240488777
Label
Block print for beginners : learn to make lino blocks and create unique relief prints, Elise Young
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
How to use this book -- Finding inspiration -- Tools & materials -- Fundamental techniques -- Basic block prints: One-color block print ; Two-color block print ; Multicolor interlocking block print ; Traditional carving block print ; Hand-colored block print ; Mosaic-effect block print ; Rainbow roll block print ; Puzzle-cut block print ; Multiplate block print ; Reduction block print -- Techniques using block & stamp: Printing abstract forms ; Printing in repeated patterns ; Printing with colorful stamp ink ; Printing collage pieces -- Creative ideas for carved blocks: Bookplate ; Thank-you card ; Wrapping paper ; Tea towel ; Wallpaper -- Glossary -- Printmaking resources
Control code
on1240488777
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9781633228887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1240488777

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