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1  Less impasto with a lino print? in Other Image Reproduction Techniques: Discussion and Questions by czarina on: February 06, 2011 08:17:39 AM
Hey guys!

I had some design ideas for cards that I wanted to test out, but I don't know enough about linoprinting to make even fields of color. I've gotten nice impasto which works well on some designs, but not everything I want to make will look good that way. I'm using speedball's waterbased inks on a butcher tray with a soft rubber brayer.

Here's the best of my impasto ones:

Can anyone give me some tips? I've done internet searches and looked up videos on youtube, but there's something that I'm just not getting. Incidentally, I started using my brayer to load rubber stamps with ink and it works really well if you want a nice, light clear print. I used to have a lot of trouble getting good results with larger rubber stamps, but the brayer has solved that for me.
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2  Re: pattern help? in Clothing: Discussion and Questions by czarina on: October 27, 2005 10:38:46 AM
I took another look at my "sweater" today, and it's still a little loose, so I think I'll be fine... Just in case, this is what the thing looks like:

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