Printmaking in the Sun: An Artist's Guide to Making Professional-quality Prints Using the Solarplate Method

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Watson-Guptill Publications, Jan 1, 2001 - Art - 144 pages
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Solar printmaking is a revolutionary advance in printmaking technique. Thelexibility of this method allows artists to create a range of imagery andrints that resemble etchings, woodcuts, lithographs, screenprints orhotographs. This handbook combines creative artistic expression withcientific discipline to provide a practical discussion of solar printmaking.t includes instructions and tips, as well as a comprehensive troubleshootinguide. Diagrams, charts and step-by-step photographs illustrate the text,hile images created by artists such as Eric Fischl and David Salle show theiverse ways of working in this medium.

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User Review  - Nathan Bernacet - Goodreads

This book revolves around the concept of creating images from the sunshine. Rather, the image is created by you the artist but the sun is the vehicle whereby the image is created on the plate. A non-toxic approach to printmaking. Read full review

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I love this process- Read full review


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