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minouette
« on: October 05, 2010 02:31:41 PM »

Hey folks,

This is my latest linocut - a bat. I printed it by hand with a baren (disk wrapped in a bamboo leaf) on Japanese paper (teal unryu). I use water-based inks - in this instance, silver and opalescent medium. Bats are cool I think. Smiley



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« Reply #1 on: October 05, 2010 02:50:04 PM »

It is very cool.  I love bats too.  They have a silent beauty.
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« Reply #2 on: October 05, 2010 02:58:57 PM »

beautiful! I agree bats are beautiful.  I think they have the cutest little faces
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« Reply #3 on: October 05, 2010 04:05:36 PM »

Gorgeous!  What a beautiful bat, I love it!
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« Reply #4 on: October 06, 2010 10:45:57 AM »

Thanks very much SMLounsbury, NightOwl21 & theatreorchid!
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« Reply #5 on: October 12, 2010 07:18:55 PM »

Minouette, I'm always hoping to see something new from you! I absolutely love your work. The paper you printed on is gorgeous!
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« Reply #6 on: October 13, 2010 10:47:26 AM »

Thanks very much scuttlebutt! I'm completely in love with Japanese paper.  It's a joy to print on. Cheesy
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