Polly Maru
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Spent some time yesterday carving a repeating pattern design into a linoleum block and printing it by hand; so much fun to continue connecting with traditional methods! Working on developing this beetles design digitally into my spoonflower contest entry this week!

Spent some time yesterday carving a repeating pattern design into a linoleum block and printing it by hand; so much fun to continue connecting with traditional methods! Working on developing this beetles design digitally into my spoonflower contest entry this week!

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Printing on gessoboard. Gessobord is a wonderful surface for patterns made with stencils or block prints. For this painting, I carved a koi design into a soft rubber block of Safety-Kut™ using Speedball® linoleum block cutters. I mixed acrylic paint and Golden® Acrylic Glazing Liquid (this keeps the acrylic from drying too fast) and applied it to the block with a rubber brayer:

Printing on gessoboard. Gessobord is a wonderful surface for patterns made with stencils or block prints. For this painting, I carved a koi design into a soft rubber block of Safety-Kut™ using Speedball® linoleum block cutters. I mixed acrylic paint and Golden® Acrylic Glazing Liquid (this keeps the acrylic from drying too fast) and applied it to the block with a rubber brayer: