Shakespeare Woodblock Print Original


Since I did a squirrel, I decided to make actual prints from a woodblock I had cut last year to make cards. This time, I printed it out with a brayer on 140 lb. Canson watercolor paper using Speedball pewter block printing ink, then double-matted it in a dusty blue outer matte with a light gray inner matte. Overall size: 8×10 in. Inner matter: 5×7 in. The actual double-matted, woodblock print can be ordered at Etsy.


About poeticmeditations

A 19th-century romantic poet living in the 21st-century. The Romantic poets, nib pens, candlelight, waistcoats, and pocket watches are a few of my favorite things.
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