Block Print II : A Step by Step Guide to Multi-Color Prints

Andrea Lauren, Printmaker, Textile Designer & Author

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9 Lessons (23m)
    • 1. Introduction

      1:42
    • 2. Tools and Supplies

      1:53
    • 3. Transferring Your Image

      2:54
    • 4. Carving The Key Block

      2:13
    • 5. Printing The Key Block

      2:48
    • 6. Carving The Color Blocks

      2:23
    • 7. Setting Up The Printing Jig

      2:26
    • 8. Printing the Color Blocks

      4:01
    • 9. Printing the Key Block

      2:18

Project Description

1.  Choose a butterfly or moth to print, or use the illustration provided.

2.  Transfer the illustration to the block.

3.  Carve and print your key block.

4.  Create the color blocks.

5.  Set up the printing jig.

6.  Print the color blocks followed by the key block.

7.  Share your finished print in the projects gallery.

8.  Ask questions in the discussions tab. 

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