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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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...

On Friday January 27th, I got up early, packed the car and headed back to Wolfville, NS for another Printmaking marathon weekend at Shipston Designs Studios. The wonderful Julie and her welcoming husband Peter hosted me on their beautiful property. M...

During the Christmas holidays and in the beginning of the year I spent time in the studio creating small reductive linocuts. Printing at least one colour per day, sometimes two until the piece is done. This was the first in the batch. I've thoroughly...