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Spongotype: making a plate by electrotyping a monoprint

Yesterday evening I ran a workshop at the Regional Print Centre on monoprintingĀ as serendipity, would have it, as part of my PhD. research into electro-etching I had come across this series of lectures given by Hubert von Herkomer. In one of the lectures he describes the process of making an electrotype copy of a monoprint …

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Proposal For Research Into Electro-Etch

Rationale For Proposed Research Intaglio Etching remains popular today with artists who enjoy the creativity of its line, tonal range and gravitas of expression. Though its roots are in the fifteenth century it has adapted to modern mark making techniques such as photography and digital media, Smith, A. (2004 p.9). Many of the great artist …

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