This linoleum block print captures a leopard I saw at the zoo, turning around with quite the question on her face. I so loved the bold and clear spots that I decided to create a block print of just the spots.
It’s printed in several ways. On paper it’s black on white rice paper, sometimes hand-colored with watercolor tints, or on various earth-tone papers, my favorite the warm tan. I’ve also printed it in black on a jute tote bag. Prints may also be matted and/or framed.
Block printing is a technique wherein the artist carves the surface of a piece of linoleum, leaving raised areas which will become the image. Ink is rolled onto these raised areas, then a piece of paper is pressed against the block and when it’s lifted away the ink remains, leaving the image on the paper.
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Options for ordering prints:
A. Framed, matted, tinted print, 11 x 14 frame size, $65.00
B. Framed, matted, black and white print, 11 x 14 frame size, $60.00
C. Single matted, tinted print, 11 x 14 frame size, $45.00
D. Single matted, black and white print, 11 x 14 frame size, $40.00
E. Print only, tinted, 8 x 10, $40.00
F. Print only, black and white on colored art paper, $35.00
F. Print only, black and white, $35.00
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Order a jute tote bag
I imprinted my wildlife block print “Yes?” on both sides of a pre-made jute tote bag or small purse and detailed the edges with a spotted print. The bag is 8″ x 10″ x 3″, lined with thin clear vinyl and holds its shape well. Handles are sturdy plastic coated cord covered with jute. I only purchased and printed two of these bags to experiment, so when they sell out they are out of stock until I can find another similar bag.
You can also find these two items on my Wildlife Block Prints page, along with any other items that may be available. I occasionally print tees and placemats and curtains in small quantities, so check back to see what else I may have printed.
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