Monday, May 28, 2012

More Sloppy Monoprinting

I recently bought Claire Benn and Leslie Morgan's new (I think) "Making Your Mark" book with DVD. Judith and I only made it 3/4 of the way though the DVD before we launched out of our chairs and started to sloppy monoprint and use other mark making techniques we'd just seen. I have to admit, the sloppy monoprinting really appealed to me. Here I am having a go at it.

 Sloping out the print paste
 Really getting into it
 This was the "before". I had "deconstructed" a screen (boring) so this made a great candidate.

 Brings new meaning to swiping a credit card.
 Weeeeeeeeeeeee!!!

 In case I forget my name (smile)


 Wet plastic sheeting
 Voila!

 This is the effect of the bubbles (yum)
 applying print paste to a 6"square Plexiglas square with a handle on it.
 Press!
 Boring
 Lets obscure the squares with some sloppy monoprinting.

 That's better
washed and ironed
I used this roller I made at Wen Redmonds painting class with print paste on this small piece
 washed out and ironed


 I did this scraping with a credit card.
The ever popular clean-up rags

6 comments:

  1. Love it! It all looks great - especially that range of blues... the colour appeals to me so!

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  2. It all looks very exciting!

    Gunilla in Sweden

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  3. Oh wow! This looks great. And like lots of fun!

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  4. Unexpected beautifull, onverwacht mooi!

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  5. Thanks everyone for your comments. It was JUST too much fun...

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  6. I can see you were having a lot of fun. I love to watch that DVD, they had a lot of fun too!

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