Practical Printmaking


Practical Printmaking by Colin Gale

Practical Printmaking is the must-have, hands-on guide for anybody at all interested in making prints; whether you are a teacher, a student, self-taught, a collector or a practising printmaker looking for new techniques. Written in an easy to follow, instructional format, with photographs clearly illustrating each step along the way, Practical Printmaking will help you master new techniques and sharpen your existing skills as you create your own original prints.

Colin Gale presents an overview of the core printmaking areas; intaglio, lithography, collagraph, monoprinting, relief printing and screenprinting, as well as digital printmaking and the use of photography. Also included are sections on setting up and maintaining workshop and studio space, health and safety issues, and displaying and storing prints, as well as a comprehensive glossary and list of suppliers. Each chapter concludes with a thoughtfully selected gallery section, showcasing inspirational work by contemporary printmakers.

Colin gale founded and manages Artichoke Printmaking Studio in Brixton, London and is a artist and lecturer.

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Weight 670 g
Dimensions 280 × 220 × 670 mm