Prints from Linoblocks and Woodcuts Author:Manly Banister How to cut blocks in wood and linoleum and how to print them properly. His hints and short cuts for the beginner go far to solve the problems involved in learning a new craft. — Step-by-step photos provide an easy to follow path to successful printmaking, and the many block prints make clear by example what the various processes lead to. — The a... more »uthor provides definite procedures for squaring blocks, mounting linoleum, planning the print, preparing make-ready, and achieving register for obtaining a multiplicity of colors by overprinting. most important, he encourages experiment, after a basic knowledge has been gained, toward the development of original design and color-texture combinations for prints best expressing the student's individuality.
Included are plans and instructions for constructing and operating simple presses that can easily be built in the school or home workshop, as well as advice on buying a press.« less