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Last Saturday I attended a Monoprint wordshop at University Art taught by Tesia Blackburn and it rawked! According to Wikipedia: Monoprints are known as the most painterly method among the printmaking techniques, a monoprint is often regarded as a non-editionable kind of print and is essentially a printed painting. The characteristic of this method is that no two prints are alike. The beauty of this medium is also in its spontaneity and its combination of printmaking, painting and drawing media. Sweet. I absolutely loved the technique! I’ve always been a fan of wordcuts, and have made several linocuts over the years, but this is so versatile and easy to do. A couple pieces of plexiglass, printmaking paper, and Golden Open Acylics and behold~ Tesia Blackburn demonstrating monoprint process. More of the printingmaking techniques Working on my second print. And here are the prints I made: Get the flash player here: And right now there is a sheet of 2mil plastic covering my dining room table so that I can make more! Top 3 photos taken by fellow classmate Patti Wallace.

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