An introduction to lino printing

Both Picasso and Matisse used lino printing in their lifetimes, some of their prints becoming iconic works of art, such as this still life by Picasso, and this portrait by Matisse.

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I had a go at lino printing myself, using a view finder to select an interesting composition from a number of sketches.

1 comment
  1. fadcourse said:

    Good post – I’m especially please to see the pictures of your sketchbook drawings and how you selected your composition. Very good

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