|Probably the best thing I've ever, or will ever, paint. It took over 100 hours. Needless to say I was between jobs at the time so unless I get fired, this is probably the pinnacle.|
Promoting Traditional PrintmakingI would like to offer this as a feature on Traditional Printmaking with a view to bringing about an awareness of this lesser known, maybe somewhat neglected art form, (lesser known here at DA) and to let others know that traditional printmaking is alive here at deviantART.Promoting Traditional Printmaking by HelenParkinson
Firstly I feel there is a need to clarify the difference between the terms "print" and Traditional Printmaking as used here at DA and possibly at other art sites around the web as well.
Prints = Any artwork or photograph that has been uploaded at a high enough resolution to be purchased in some form be it on a flat 2 dimensional surface or on a surface such as a mug or t-shirt. These are photomechanical reproductions of original artworks.
Traditional Printmaking = Artwork that has been created by transferring an impression from one object onto another two-dimensional surface. For example, as from wood with the creation
Movie Review: Kiki's Delivery Service (1989)
Kiki’s Delivery Service (1989)
Hayao Miyazaki’s “Kiki's Delivery Service” is a heartfelt and inspiring movie.
Released by Studio Ghibli in 1989, it was based on Eiko Kadono's novel of the same title. It tells the story of a young witch having difficulty with stepping into adulthood and finding her own way forward,
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