Category Archives: Print

International Print Exchange 2014

Earlier this week a package arrived which I excitedly unwrapped but was disappointed to find that instead of it being my IPE2014 prints it was only the travel documents for my next holiday. Today though I was able to collect … Continue reading

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I remember when I used to be a member of the local photographic society after each monthly competition I always said ‘It’s all subjective, isn’t it?’ Invariably my ‘winner’ was in the judge’s pile of rejects and there were many … Continue reading

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Solar Plate Printing

For quite some time I’ve liked solar prints and I’ve recently had a chance to have a go at neo:artists under the guidance of Lisa Moore. Last Tuesday evening we made the plates and yesterday we printed from them. Basically … Continue reading

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20:20 Print Exchange On Tour

I’ve posted about last year’s 20:20 Print Exchange and also this year’s one. One of each artist’s prints are put together as a touring exhibition. This evening I came across this video of the exhibition arriving in Wakefield. Have a … Continue reading

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What’s Under Your Bed?

So we’d got our boxes of 20:20 prints (see last post) and swapped a few  with other printers taking part. (This really emphasises to me how subjective art is. A print which one person dislikes is a gem to another.) … Continue reading

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Delicieux – An Aftermath

The first day of the art fair at Delicieux was disappointing but the second day was much better for all the artists involved. I sold two framed prints and a couple of unframed ones from my Doug Wellyn’s Potting Shed Prints. … Continue reading

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Martin’s Masterclass

Yesterday I went to a masterclass at Hot Bed Press. These are usually held monthly and yesterday’s was about Photo Carborundum. Martin Kochany, who ran the demonstration, is an experimental printer and often mixes different techniques together or finds new ways … Continue reading

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