Linda has shared her printmaking process in creating one of her beautiful prints. I love the prints she makes.
One of my passions as an artist is capturing the beauty and majesty of the Canadian Rocky Mountains.
I love the mountain landscape, but to capture it with the printmaking process, I have to work to create depth and texture because I don’t have a full palette of colors — like a painter may have — to express that subject.
For the subjects of my art, I am drawn to strong lines and contrasting colors. For my most recent print, I have chosen to portray the iconic Canmore mountains, The Three Sisters, at a time of year when the snow makes great patterns on the peaks. Such a day occurred this spring. The photo above shows my inspiration. This blog explains the six-week journey it took me to create and complete the final print.
Drawing and preparation
The very first step of the creative process begin in my head. For this…
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