Christmas Cards

Christmas Cards

I’ve adapted my recent linocut of Herstmonceux Castle in East Sussex to make a Christmas card. Another couple to add to my possible Christmas card repertoire are my linocut of the ice rink in front of the Royal Pavilion, Brighton every year …. and this one...
Herstmonceux Castle final result!

Herstmonceux Castle final result!

I’ve now done the final version of the Herstmonceux Castle linocut in water-based inks. I like to test prints using Akua water-based inks, as they dry quickly between colour layers. I sometimes do full editions in Akua as well, as the colours work well as...
New linocut of Herstmonceux Castle in progress

New linocut of Herstmonceux Castle in progress

I’ve just started an A3-size colour linocut of Herstmonceux Castle here in East Sussex. The picture above shows where I am at the moment – using three blocks – black, red, and blue. I may add a green block, or use the blue block twice. None of the...