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strawberrypeople
« on: March 16, 2009 04:51:22 PM »

I finally joined craftster and wanted to share a recent linocut I did. I don't have any pictures of my progress, but I plan out my design using rulers, a compass, a pencil and some fundamentals of sacred geometry and plain ole ordinary geometry. Once I have my design I use transfer paper to get it onto the linoblock.

Since I'm still a newbie, I can't post pictures... so please check out my links.

Here is a pic of the block all carved up.


Here is a pic of a print!


C&C welcome!

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minouette
« Reply #1 on: March 18, 2009 02:05:32 PM »

Hey,
Welcome to craftster!

Posting pictures is just a matter of putting the URLs you listed between the "square-bracket img square-bracket" and "square-bracket \img square-bracket". The easiest way to do this is to push the little button above, which looks like a painting, and then cut and paste the URL between the two bits in square brackets. Like so:


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Also, you can use the PhotoBucket Upload Widget.

Anyway, great design! Love the nice fine lines and graphic effects of all those arcs. Also- nice colour choices!

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« Reply #2 on: March 18, 2009 10:35:28 PM »

thanks for the feedback and the helpful tip for posting!

I checked out your wists and I have the Goji dress! But, mine is grey on grey instead of that nice burgundy. They didn't have that in my size Smiley It's soooo cute!


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« Reply #3 on: March 19, 2009 10:38:08 AM »

Clearly you have impeccable taste and an eye for design. Wink

Also, I would be curious to see your linocut as a repeated pattern.
Cheers,
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