Well, the chiropractic issues have forced my creativity to come up with something that won't seriously upset the pesky little pinched nerve in my neck. Looking around both my and my mister's studio I found inspiration in the wonderfully designed desk lamp. Using what I had on hand (with the exception of the springs) I … Continue reading New Easel
A quick pic of the gorgeous press that will be making her way to my studio soon!
Here is some more for the equipment category! This is my version if a flat file. It's made from 3/4" plywood, 1" PVC, and 1" conduit. That's it. Making the shelves with PVC and conduit made the assembly a little easier as I only had to drill holes instead of having to accurately cut rabbets … Continue reading Homemade Flat File
I am so happy to have received some pictures from my SGCI 2013 demo! Especially of the crowd :)Thanks to Stephen Goddard for sending them along! If anyone else took pictures or video, I would love to see them! Thanks again, to everyone who stopped by. Your kind words and enthusiasm were welcomed validation for … Continue reading Thanks, Steve!
A Big THANK YOU to everyone who came out to see my demo at SGCI - PintMKE this year! Everyone was very supportive and encouraging, and I had some great conversations. As promised, here is a link to the demo handout that we ran out of, with some additions. A Homemade Printmaker *And if … Continue reading Thank You SGCI 2013 – PrintMKE!
Thursday, March 21 from 1-4pm. http://printmke2013.org/conference-info/demos/
I will be presenting my demo, The Homemade Printmaker, at this year's Southern Graphics Council conference in Milwaukee. The demo will take place at UW Peck School of the Arts on Thursday March 21st, from 1-4pm in Room 179! Things are moving along we'll, and the crate will be shipped out soon! Stay tune for … Continue reading The Homemade Printmaker
It has been a busy year, but many of my efforts are paying off! One of my newer prints made the cover of the Southern Graphics Council 2012 Summer newsletter Graphic Impressions! AND I will be presenting a demo at the next SGC conference in Milwaukee! Stay tuned for more details...
UPDATED: March 2018 The dark room was updated probably not long after this original post. Having a large space and not being able to keep an eye on it all when processing plate was a little disconcerting, so I changed the curtain over to some orange welding screen. (You could even use just yellow screen.) … Continue reading Non-Commital Dark Room