Oli set to work and has produced a linocut from his quick sketch and added colour. The text is from a Judith Wright poem. I think its a superb first lino print, produced with very little fuss. He has inspired me to push aside the perfectionist in me and take the plunge. Less thinking and more doing will be my motto!
So on that note, my pelican…
We had a go at mono printing today, it works well with the sticky lino printing paints. Here’s Oli’s owl:
… and I couldn’t resist a haunted house scene with our black ink.
and finally, here’s one we prepared in colour! A hot day at the beach!