Giving the press a workout at Djilpin Arts

May 24, 2021 Basil Hall

During the workshop at Beswick, a dozen artists participated. Most have been part of previous series of prints and were familiar with etching, so we concentrated on hard ground line and aquatint, with the artists blocking out using BIG ground (an acrylic-based acid resist substitute for smelly bitumen). Djilpin has a small Equinox etching press, so I was able to …

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by Basil Hall