Back to printing

Great to be back in the workshop! Of course things are somewhat different these days and although I’m sad not to see many of the team, there is the added luxury of space that us printers soon expand to fill with our many inky ideas. Several new prints heading into the Etsy shop soon to…

Sugarlift and Aquatint

Last week at the beginning of a new term with Sudbourne Park Printmakers I began working with copper and experimenting with ‘sugarlift’ to create the image of trees which were sketched from visits to Sutton Hoo (photo 1) in Suffolk.   The process involves painting or drawing using the sugar solution, onto a prepared metal…