Linocut Printing

Linocut Printing. Linocut prints is a printmaking technique, a variant of woodcut in which a sheet of linoleum (sometimes mounted on a wooden block) is used for a relief surface. Follow on 'jigsaw' linocut printing workshop.

Squirrel Linocut Miniprint
Squirrel Linocut Miniprint from www.alixalmond.com

Get that ink on there! To print the linocut you’ll need a clean, smooth surface, a brayer (small hand roller) and an underglaze or slip that is thick and sticky (figure 5). Here are some tips for printing the linocut:

Squirrel Linocut Miniprint

If you enjoyed watching this video, make sure to. Linocut illustration is a print design (opens in new tab) technique that's similar to woodcut printing, but using a sheet of linoleum instead of wood. This technique is good for teaching studio habits of mind in addition to specific. Testing fabric inks for relief printing is a whole different animal.


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