'Printmaking'. A Complete Guide to Materials & Processes
This practical and comprehensive guide to printmaking techniques with clear step-by-step illustrations is an essential volume for beginner and experienced printmakers alike.
A fully updated second edition containing new images throughout including examples of the latest work from contemporary printmakers. There are expanded chapters on digital and mixed media processes, as well as a brand new ‘Print & Make’ chapter, which explores creative expression within the many processes. For example, there is a new section on Japanese moku hanga woodblock printing while the more traditional techniques of relief, intaglio, collograph, lithography, screen printing and monoprint have also been refreshed.
This new edition also has guidance on how to set up a print studio, sections on troubleshooting techniques and up-to-date lists of suppliers, workshops and galleries. Special attention is given to safe practices and health and safety. Since nontoxic alternatives are a rapidly growing and ever-evolving landscape, this 2nd Edition presents products and practices that are accessible worldwide.