ALPS: Garden Ornaments No.87 b
ALPS: Garden Ornaments No.87 b

ALPS: Garden Ornaments No.87 b

Regular price $81.00

Garden ornaments, plants, beehives and insects over a floral print.

Suitable for bookbinding, box making, picture framing, furniture decoration and the general paper crafts.

Print: A two colour lino relief print over a floral print.

The second photograph shows the lino block used to create this print during the carving process, almost complete.

Relief printing is where a printing block or plate has ink applied to its non-recessed surface which is brought into contact with paper. When pressure is applied, the non-recessed surface will leave ink on the paper, whereas the recessed areas will not. 

Printing Blocks: No.87 & No.53 (background) hand carved lino.

Lino print No.87 on a handmade journal

Lino print No.87 on a handmade journal

Size: 16 x 10½ inches, 410 x 265 mm (approx).

Paper: Handmade antique linen rag from the 17th/18th century with English text.

Published: May 24

Made By: J&J Jeffery.

PRINTED BY HAND IN SCOTLAND

Issued in December 2022.