Working on Prints

I’ve been working on some new print ideas lately. In the gallery below you can see the initial sketch for a lino cut. Then someone drew my attention to an invitation for submissions for a screen print. The print can use up to 3 colours so I scanned it and work on some colour ideas. Having settled on 3 colours I decided to digitally trace the sketch to create the final design.


New Tiki Prints

Hi All,
here are a couple of new prints I’ve been working on, once again inspired by the Marupai magical charms of Papua New Guinea.

Working on the lino block-

working on a tiki linocut

Nearly done…

working on a tiki lino print

Here’s an inked block of the other design-

An inked oceanic style lino block

the first of several test prints-

A lino print based on a Marupai charm

hanging out to dry on the production line…

Tiki lino prints hanging out to dry

one of the finished designs-

linocut of a Papua New Guinea magical charm

the other one, in a frame I bought from Oxfam and ‘upcycled’-

A framed tiki linocut print

Thanks for looking.