One of Karen Mills’ recent proofs at BHE

April 3, 2019 basiljhall

Karen has been making her zinc plates (4 here) using litho tusche. It’s not applied directly to the plate, as Judy Watson has done extensively during her career, but to True Grain film, giving a positive mark when exposed onto plate. The fourth plate here is a delicious rosin aquatint (3 minutes in a new 10:1 acid). Someone …

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