March is Printmaking Month at Hyatt’s

Hyatt’s All Things Creative is celebrating printmaking all month long!! March will be filled with workshops and printmaker pop up-shops! I’m pretty excited I was asked to participate, everyone at Hyatt’s is always so friendly and helpful. I’ll be in-store with all my prints, Saturday, March 14 from 12-4 pm. Stop on in to check […]

Life is an Adventure

I’ve been keeping pretty busy working out new designs and project ideas. Recently I started working on a typographic block that I intend to have as note cards. I’m pretty excited about this one because I’ve been wanting to include more typography within my printmaking. It’s an area of design that I have a strong […]

Progress and Tall Ships

A big part of my craft is experimenting and running with things regardless of mistakes or weird moments of working out the kinks. I bought this pack of safe wash relief ink from Hyatt’s a while back and only used it once. For anyone following a long on Instagram, you may recall I was doing […]

Navigation moon

I had sketched an idea back in May of a compass, moon, and tree. It took a different direction and I ended up abandoning it all together. At a friend’s Halloween party I had a few comments about how I need to print it. But I wasn’t happy, it wasn’t complete.     With new-found […]

Tall Ship Linocut

I am excited to have completed this lino cut. I had some motivational troubles with this one because I wasn’t convinced it would torn out the way I imagined in my head. It didn’t. But that is entirely alright in the end. It is part of the process to see things trough, something I am […]

Sea Lion Linocut

Watching sea lions flip and swim around each other showing off their aquatic acrobatics to visitors at the Buffalo Zoo is the source of my inspiration for this piece. It started with a late night (quick) line drawing of a couple sea lions and ended up becoming a lino cut printed with a distressed effect […]