Printing Pear Pop Linocuts

At last I’ve been able to start printing some new images this year; these are the first prints of ‘Pear Pop’ linocut with chine–collé (collaged paper), companion pieces to ‘Apple Pop‘ linocuts from last year.

I do intend to add more collaged leaves to these prints once the ink has dried – similar to the ‘Apple Pop’ prints.

Printed with Caligo relief water-based ink on specialist printing paper, Zerkall 150 gsm. The colour collaged paper is Japanese straw silk paper.

(© Catherine Cronin)

 

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2 thoughts on “Printing Pear Pop Linocuts

  1. What a fun series! I like how the chine colle’ed paper is a bit larger than the printed area–it makes me think of the off-registration of Warhol’s screen prints, and reinforces the “Pop” reference.

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