Tag: Print

Ansel Adams: Visualizing a Photograph

Ansel Adams: Visualizing a Photograph

(delicate piano music) – My basic approach to photography… depends on the visualization of the final print before exposure is made. I say this very often, and I don’t know whether people realize that’s exactly what is meant. When you visualize a photograph, it is not only a matter of seeing it in mind’s eye…

How Does The Offset Lithographic Printing Process Work?

How Does The Offset Lithographic Printing Process Work?

Offset Lithographic Printing it is more than just operating a machine you need to study the entire process, its structure, its properties and the interaction between the water, ink and paper. The design of the image and text is laser etched and transferred on to multiple sheets of aluminium called the Press Plate. One Press

Tabletop Letterpress DIY desk mount

Tabletop Letterpress DIY desk mount

Hey welcome back to Diode Press, I’m Graham So if you’ve been following along in some of my other videos, you might have seen me mention my small Kelsey press. I’ve been working on a set of relief print that I’m going to be printing on it soon. The problem is I haven’t used it

WXXI Arts InFocus – Maria Victoria Savka

WXXI Arts InFocus – Maria Victoria Savka

MARIA VICTORIA SAVKA IS A LOCAL ARTIST WHO DRAWS INSPIRATION FROM THE WORLD AROUND HER. SHE IS A PRINTMAKER, A PAINTER AND COLLAGE ARTIST WHO USES THESE VARIOUS MEDIUMS TO EXPLORE COLOR AND COMPOSITION. TAKE A LOOK. (Maria Victoria Savka)I like play a lot, and I think that’s really important. Art or really anything you

Postcards: Prairie Performance and Printmaker

Postcards: Prairie Performance and Printmaker

– [Narrator] On this episode of Post Cards. – It was, in a lot of way, extremely cathartic ’cause you can go out there and you can make as much noise as you want, or be as quiet as you want. – It’s like a drug. I go through stages where I don’t work, and

Giant woodcut print of a CNC machine! Made for NYC CNC

Giant woodcut print of a CNC machine! Made for NYC CNC

Hey Welcome back to Diode Press, I’m Graham. I was contacted by John over at Saunders Machine works, and the youTube channel NYC CNC to make poster size woodcut print and create a small edition of them. I jumped at the opportunity. I haven’t created print this large in a long time, so I was

Elizabeth Blackadder | Print in Progress

Elizabeth Blackadder | Print in Progress

My working relationship with Elizabeth goes back to about 1985, when we invited her through to start working at the Glasgow Print Studio. I think that she had already made a couple of lithographs prior to that but had never really made any etchings and it was a step forward for her because it was

Louise Bourgeois | HOW TO SEE the artist with Sewon Kang

Louise Bourgeois | HOW TO SEE the artist with Sewon Kang

Welcome to the Museum of Modern Art. Here we are on the third floor in front of “Louise Bourgeois: An Unfolding Portrait.” My name is Sewon Kang and I’m the curatorial assistant helping Debbie Wai to curate the show. Louise Bourgeois was a French-born, American artist. She was first trained as a painter and a