Maria Doering's Art and Adventure

Blog URL:http://mariadoering.blogspot.com
Blog Tags:Art, Printmaking, Lithography, Linocut, Travel, Artist, Fabric, Paper, Prints
Country:Canada
State/Province:Quebec
Location:Montreal

Artist. Passionate. Unstoppable.



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This weekend we went to St.Lucia, South Africa. We stayed at the Elephant Coast Guest house which has been our favourite accommodation while visiting South Africa, so far. Owned and run by a very friendly dutch couple the place is exception...

As many of you know Scott is working a 6 month assignment in South Africa of which I will be with him for 4 months. I would like to share some photos from our weekend visit to Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve which was possibly our favourite adventure...

Earlier this year I carved "Vivaciousness", a reductive linocut that was intended for a print exchange, as so often once I decide I needed an exact number of perfect prints in an edition, I ran into all sorts of technical difficulties. It turned out...

Earlier this year, end of February beginning of March I finished this print."Authenticity" is a limited edition reductive linocut print that was submitted to the Horned Toad Print Exchange in El Paso. I do have a few left over prints that didn't make...

On February 18th, I taught a B&W Block Printing Workshop at Visual Voice Gallery in Truro with such a wonderful group of ladies. Here are some process photos: Haley carving her block from a piece of Marmoleum.Inking her block to pull a proof...

On Sunday February 12th and February 19th, I had a wonderful time teaching a Monotype workshop at the Nova Scotia Centre for Craft and Design (NSCCD). The first day was focussed entirely on experimenting with black Akua ink only, while the second day...

At the end of last year, and early in January I finished the print "self-sufficient". Here are some process images. "self-sufficient" is a reduction print, which means that all the separate colour layers where printed from the same block. With the la...