Suitable for framing and the paper crafts - bookbinding, box covering and lining.
Print:A single colour lino squash paste print
Paste Printingis a very old technique whereby a pigmented paste (usually made from wheat flour) is painted onto the sheet of paper, that sheet laid onto a printing plate.
Pressure is applied by hand or via a printing press, the ink is squeezed away from the pattern leaving a two tone print. It creates a softer image, not a "hi res" print as you would expect from a traditional process such as letterpress.
Print Block: Hand carved lino
XL, 23 x 17¾ inches, 585 x 450 mm (approx)
Paper: Five Seasons, a recycled, acid-free, British made paper. Short grain.