Tag Archives: Linocut

Glazing and Drying

Several other small pieces that had been bisque-fired were glazed in this session. Clockwise from top left: A linocut dragon disc, a linocut headframe disc, one square from a vintage stamp, an extruded tube ring with holes, another vintage stamp … Continue reading

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Linocut in Clay

The dragon and headframe linocut forms I made earlier are now being put to the test in their intended medium – clay for firing. I rolled out some slabs and pressed out a dozen dragon impressions and about five McIntyre … Continue reading

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A Big Linocut Draft: Map of Canada

I’ve had an idea for a 12-inch diameter circle with a map of Canada on it for a while now – and the 12 x 12″ square of linoleum for almost 3 years. Tracing the map backwards (the source comes … Continue reading

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Printing on TerraSkin Paper

I took part in a workshop hosted by another member of the Porcupine Art Club today. The workshop introduced club members to the interesting qualities of TerraSkin, a paper made from stone, equivalent to about a 340lb watercolour paper. The … Continue reading

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Second Linocut of 2015

This is a positive of the McIntyre Headframe at night. This linocut, like the dragon, is designed primarily to be pressed in clay.

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Starting the second linocut of 2015.

Surprise! It’s yet another headframe. 😉

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First Linocut of 2015

The dragon template made in late December has now been carved into a new plate. I’m planning to make some prints with it first, and then press it into clay. I didn’t use any market when drawing out the design … Continue reading

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New Linocut Pattern

Chinese dragon – 4-inch circle for a linocut. I plan to use this template both for printing and pressing into clay. The template has been reversed already.

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A Couple Small Pieces

        A framed linocut and a 5 X 7″ photograph of the Hollinger Mine Entrance in 2009, which were donated to the Timmins Symphony Orchestra for a silent auction earlier this month.

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Linocut Representing the Christmas Truce of 1914

  I was inspired by the song “Christmas in the Trenches” by John McCutcheon to make a small linocut representing the Christmas Truce of 1914 Centennial. The scene depicts an English and German helmet, a small candlelit tree, and an … Continue reading

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