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Topic: Tenniel's Alice in Wonderland Lino Cut and Print  (Read 11798 times)
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« on: February 27, 2014 11:36:07 AM »

Okay so I did this a couple of months ago for a swap and realized I never posted it! Roll Eyes  This was (I think) 8x10" slightly simplified version of a scene from Alice in Wonderland with Tenniel's illustration (since that was my swap partner's preference).  I sent the cut along with a print (holy crap, SO hard to do) but hopefully onyxnox is enjoying it in her crafting!

In case you're wondering, yes, it took FOREVER


Forgive the mistakes, I'm terrible at printing but I'm working on it!!

The cut itself...
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« Reply #1 on: February 27, 2014 12:19:14 PM »

Absolutely gorgeous! You did a fantastic job -- that's a lot of lino cutting.
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« Reply #2 on: February 27, 2014 12:24:30 PM »

Amazingly detailed!  The end result is totally worth it! Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: February 27, 2014 12:50:34 PM »

wow, that is incredible.  I am in awe of your steady hands
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« Reply #4 on: February 27, 2014 02:31:26 PM »

This is amazingly awesome!  And you sent the cut, too?!  Wow!
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« Reply #5 on: February 27, 2014 04:58:23 PM »

Wow, this is really wonderful!
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« Reply #6 on: February 27, 2014 05:06:26 PM »

Thanks everyone!

I didn't mention this though I suppose I should (since this is reproduction techniques  Roll Eyes) that the image-to-lino was done freehand.  In case that was worth mentioning.
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« Reply #7 on: February 27, 2014 05:58:35 PM »

Holy cow, RMGS, that is just *killer*!  I remember you posting a few months ago in the HPC thread about issues while carving -- but just look at this!  I'm uber-jealous.   Wink  That's such a gorgeous looking block...

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    « Reply #8 on: February 27, 2014 09:22:25 PM »

    That's freehand? Holy crow, you are one talented crafter! How long did it take you to do that?
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    « Reply #9 on: February 28, 2014 01:25:44 AM »

    This rocks! what a lot of work you put into this! amazing, your partner is so lucky
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