Woodcut Agaves of the Southwest Desert Under Moonlight handmade paper

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Agaves, 2000
Woodcut Print
7 x 2.5 in
Edition 200

Block: Cherrywood
Ink: Black
Paper: Bangla-Desh handmade
Process: Sketched on the field
Image: Agaves grow in the desert and send out tall shoots toward the sky every spring. I sketched these from memory after one of my short hikes around the neighborhood.

Add a mat and receive ready to frame or add a frame and receive your beautiful print ready to hang! Double mat in the size specified. Frames are modern aluminum in black or bronze to complement print.

Process:
Woodcuts and wood engravings are made by drawing an image on a block of wood, usually cherry in my case, then carving out the negative spaces. After carving, what is left is a big "stamp" of the desired image. I roll ink with a roller over the woodcut, place a piece of handmade paper on the inked block, apply pressure and transfer the image on the paper.

All my woodcuts are made in limited editions, signed and numbered in pencil by the artist.
Sold in pristine/never framed condition (sold unmatted/unframed).
Designed, cut and hand-printed by the artist
ALL MATERIALS ARCHIVAL QUALITY AND PERMANENT Signed Numbered Woodcut Limited edtion Landscape Traditional 6 to 12 in