12 December 2012

Winter Solstice Cards

This is the time of year I make all handmade original solstice cards. This year I wanted to do a stamp of the sky, trees and returning sun in Maine. Here is my process:

Soft-kut from Dick Blick


Acrylic paints on a sheet of heavy plate glass


The stamp, plate and roller


The pre-printed card, 2 on each side of the paper, and the PVC pipe I used as a roller to put equal pressure on the stamp


The production line. When dry I turn them over and print the other side with the stamp.


One sheet before cutting.

6 comments:

  1. Beautiful cards! I have to make some to, but I have no inspiration :-(

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  2. Fabulous Beth!
    I want to try lino cutting!

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  3. Wonderful prodcution line Beth!

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  4. Now I understand how to get these ´seperated´ colours, one way or the other, it always get messy with me, but you just have to stay straight... thanks for the tip

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