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Plaster print

While out and about in Shropshire, I came across a shop selling plaster goodies which had been set and pulled from a number of moulds. Unfortunately one broke on the journey home – a kingfisher, which my daughter was going to paint. 51 more words



The package contains 6 bamboo textures in different shades and orientation – vertical, horizontal and diagonal. Bamboo textures can be useful in web and print design. 10 more words

Graphic Resources

First ever gelliprint portrait

Ok, when I learned all about the printing trade in my early teens, a gelliplate didn’t exist. We used glass panes, perspex, polystyrene, wood and metal, foam and cardboard plus the traditional carved up potato! 85 more words


Card cut intaglio print no.2

I cut a template printing plate using picture mounting board, gradually peeling off the top coloured layer to reveal the white beneath.

Then I used a roller and watercolour as a printing medium, applied a thin layer and allowed some of the paint to catch the white (can produce a textured effect). 28 more words


Male grooming & Backstage beauty

A few weeks ago I was working on an advertising shoot with some amazing models!  

After the shoot was declared a Wrap! Antony Nobilo, the photographer took some beautiful black & white test shots of this model.   306 more words