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...
Brighton Royal Pavilion Ice Rink

Brighton Royal Pavilion Ice Rink

I decided to frame one of the “test” linocuts of the ice rink in front of the Royal Pavilion – to see what it looks like.  It has been printed using my new water-based Schminke inks.  I love that the water-based inks dry so...

Festive Ice Rinks – Part Two (and a half)

I’ve made the final cut on the Hampton Court Ice Rink lino and this is a test print. The last colour is a transparent black.  I’m going to leave the other prints for a few days to dry further before I do the same to them.

Festive Ice Rinks Part Two

Unfortunately, the colour linocut of the ice rink in front of the Brighton Pavilion tore slightly halfway through the first colour print run – so I’ll have to start again with that one.  Meanwhile, I have started another linocut in the series – this...