Thanks to everyone who came to our opening reception. We will have gallery hours each Saturday in November 1-4pm with a different printmaking demonstration each Saturday.
Christina had her monotype “Beach Day” accepted to the CA 101 2019 exhibit in Redondo Beach and it sold to a new collector.
Christina and Bay were both juried in to the 100 Grand Exhibit at Sullivan Goss Gallery in Santa Barbara. The show will be up through the month of January. Gallery is located at 11 East Anapamu Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101 805-730-1480, open daily 10am-5:30pm https://www.sullivangoss.com/exhibitions/100-grand-2018
Intaglio (in-tal-ee-oh) Intaglio is used to describe a specific family of printmaking that utilizes the incised line in a surface (usually a metal like copper or zinc) to retain ink which is then transferred to a special paper by way of extreme pressure. It is the direct opposite of relief printmaking. The method originates from antiquity,... Continue Reading →
Printmaking 101: Monoprint vs Monotype Side by Side monotype by Ellen Verdon Winkler When visiting the gallery you may notice that many artists create monoprints and monotypes. Unlike some print techniques which go by various names (screenprints and serigraphs are the same thing), these two processes are different! Both monoprints and monotypes involve the transfer of ink from... Continue Reading →
Printmaking is the process of making artworks by printing, normally on paper. Printmaking normally covers only the process of creating prints that have an element of originality, rather than just being a photographic reproduction of a painting. Except in the case of monotyping, the process is capable of producing multiples of a same piece, which is called a print. Each print produced... Continue Reading →