1000 Woodcuts Updates — art gifts

October CRAZY2020 other updates

Posted by Maria Diener on

October CRAZY2020 other updates

Greetings!   Update on Flower Wizard and other blocks Finished! The Wizard relief block in basswood, stained in light pigmented polyurethane. Staining is a bit of a risk because it is a very permanent process but I find "people like color" even if subtle. I like color. The block is about an inch and a half and some of the deepest mountains in the horizon go in about three quarters. All the details can be seen here: https://1000woodcuts.com/collections/original-woodblocks/products/flower-wizard-southwest-landscape-hand-carved-relief-original-woodblock-colored-satin-finish   My personal evolution on blocks I always wondered what printmakers do with their blocks but most just cancel them by scoring the front and stack them...

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