9.2.10

Jenny Nelson (Home Sweet)

Medium:
block print

Blocks:
EVA foam (aka: craft foam)

Ink:
Jacquard Professional Screen Ink

Fabric:
heavyweight hemp/organic cotton blend

Website, blog, shop

8.2.10

Julie Karatzis (Cartoules Letterpress)

Medium
Letterpress, using hand-set type and photopolymer plates.

Ink
Van Son rubber based inks.

Paper
Crane Lettra 110 weight paper.

Press
-No. 3 Golding & Co. Pearl
-6.5 x 10 C&P Pilot
-5x8 Kelsey

Website, blog


4.2.10

Thea Samios (Thea & Sami)

Medium:
Screen printing by hand. 
Screen: 
Screen printing mesh frame (43T) and squeegee.
Ink:
Permaset Aqua Inks made in Australia but available world-wide. These are water-based and solvent-free and ideal for printing on natural fabrics. We custom-mix a lot of our own colours and the Permaset Print Paste is ideal for mixing with the inks to achieve lighter shades.

Fabrics:
Natural linens, organic cottons and hemp blends.


2.2.10

Richenda Brim (Clementine Press)

Medium
Letterpress, using hand set type, press furniture and linoleum blocks

Ink
For type, Van Son rubber based and oil based inks. For linoleum blocks I will also use Speedball block printing inks.

Paper
For limited edition prints, Somerset Satin or Rives BFK. For cards, found papers or the recycled card stock available at the Paper Source in the US.

Press
2 presses: a Chandler & Price Pilot press and a Showcard Signcard proof press.

Blog, shop

28.1.10

LV Ruiz (Ineffable3)

Medium: 
woodblock print

Blocks:
Pine (lumber yard grade)

Tools:
*Flexcut Carving Tools* (probably the most important element other than the wood itself), brayer, wooden spoon,  Speedball Printing Press

Ink: 
for paper, Speedball + Safflower oil

Paper:
it varies depending on the size of print, but mostly from large Strathmore drawing pads.



25.1.10

Aisling Law

Medium:
Screen print

Screen:
Screen printing mesh frame and squeegee

Ink:
Daler-Rowney System 3 Acrylic Inks and Textile medium

Fabric:
Heavyweight unprimed cotton canvas from various suppliers: Fred Aldous and Blyth Art Shop in Manchester; Whaleys in Bradford.

Website, blog, shop

 


 

24.1.10

Kiran Ravilious (Inkling Prints)

Medium: 
Lino print

Blocks: 
Soft pvc lino, which comes in  A3 size sheets and does not need warming up. Only available in Singapore.

Ink: 
for paper, Linseed ink
for fabric, Linseed ink, Versatex screen printing ink

Paper: 
Mulberry handmade and also  handmade Indian paper from Khadi paper.