Multi color Foam relief print Linda GermainExplore Relief Printing 

No carving and still get amazing prints…….

Soft Plate Relief printing may be for you. It is a low tech way of printing without a press and with simple tools.

There are 3 main steps to the foam plate process:

  1. Find imagery and inspiration and mark making tools. Prep the foam.
  2. Create a series of plates that you will combine and print together to create a multi colored print.
  3. Print, layer and explore the different combinations of your plates to create several interesting prints.

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Akua ink monotype prints

I gave myself the gift of a week long Art “camp” and I know it will feed my practice for quite some time. I am at Bennington College in the ART New England program. Here with many other artists. It is amazing how similar and yet diverse we are with our printmaking style. When I…

Making Prints with Akua Inks at Art New England
prints by linda germain at art new england workshop

I am enjoying my art vacation at ART New England, in Bennington , VT. We have a week long class in Dimensional Monotype prints with Susan Rostow, the creator of the Akua Inks. FUN! The print studio at Bennington College. Some playful monotype prints with the Akua Intaglio Inks. This is a plate made with…

Enjoying Mass MoCA

I made may way to North Adams and took in the exhibits at Mass MoCA. Here are a few images. The old mill buildings have amazing rich history. Enjoy 3 floors of Sol LeWitt Part of Seffani Jamison – Plant you Now, Dig You Later I just love the bricks and shadows. Robert Rauschenberg Louise…

Ready to Be Inspired?

Recently, I was on my way to a doctor’s appointment in Boston. It was a new adventure for me, train travel, subway and city navigation. But it was a sunny day and I was open to the adventure. The granite wall of the Boston Children’s hospital caught my attention. After my appointment I crossed the…

FREE - Video Tutorial - How to Make the Glycerin and Gelatin Plate for Making Monotypes

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