|Bird on her shoulder 5 x 7 inch drypoint engraving with colored pencil (2nd AP) Sold|
I’ve fixed a little glitch in my rss feed, so you may have missed the last two posts, and news of a sale in my Etsy shop. There are over 200 pieces of art to peruse, so click on over and have a look. Use the code DECEMBERSALE during check-out in my shop for 20% off everything in the store till Christmas eve!
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|The plexiglass plate – in process – there’s a lot more engraving still to come.|
This video has a nice 3 minute overview of mark-making techniques for drypoint engraving on copper from the folks at Crown Point Press. The same tools will work well on plexiglass, though with varying degrees of effectiveness, depending on the hardness and flexibility of the plate material you choose. (EX: Lexan is harder than Optix, etc.) (If you don’t see the video window below, you can watch it here.)
I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world.