05th Feb 2018

Lino and Woodblock Business Cards

I carved up a 12″x12″ linoleum from Wallacks and upcycled some album covers from the clock and jewelry project. They came out nice, this test run uses some speedball ink and...

30th Dec 2017

Pluto

I started working on a four plate portrait of Pluto. Which is a planet. 🙂 This one needs a bit of work, as you can see the test print is...

30th Dec 2017

Flexographic Portraits

Doug and I have been working on this. We tried some lithographic experiments (and a few other things with varying success). The relief printing is really coming forward. This is...

20th Dec 2017

Cherries

I am working on this five plate block print. I’ve had quite a few problems so far. I used laser to carve the blocks and it warped the acrylic plates....

10th Dec 2017

T-Shirt Block Printing

Andrew and I gave this a whirl today! It works great! I think I will try some more of this!

27th Nov 2017

Rubber Stamp Business Cards

I love my regular laser cut buisness card (and other business cards) but I want an easier way that doesn’t depend on laser. Once you have ink stamps you can...

23rd Nov 2017

Ottawa Block Printing Workshops!

We’ve been dabbling with block printing and flexographic printing lately. Everybody seems to want in on it so Doug, Lakota and I started a series of workshops. They are hosted...

15th Nov 2017

Soap Stamp

I’m making up some soap stamps! Can’t wait to try on soap!

10th Nov 2017

Clay Stamps

I’m making clay stamps and cookie cutters! Wow clay is fun! CNC and 3D printing is being deployed! Stand by for a report on this stuff!

01st Oct 2017

Icon

This project is to do portraits of Ottawa Icons using printmaking techniques. Below is the current work queue. Please comment with your suggestion of how to improve this list! I...

22nd Sep 2017

Block Printing Business Cards

I am able to make linoleum stamps! I made a proof of concept by making a business card for Ray’s project. I printed these cards using acrylic paint and adding...

29th Jul 2017

Wooden Stamps

Here’s an experimental wooden stamp. I’m using a stamp pad that I added some black ink to… The Art House Cafe These experiments for The Art House Cafe were done...

01st Jun 2016

Robots and Ink

I’ve been making business cards out of record covers from LP vinyl (and many other things). They come out pretty nice (good, see below) but it’s a fair amount of work to...

21st May 2016

Dip Bot

I’ve had this project in the pipe for some time and I finally started to converge enough to write some code and get some experimenting done. I decided on an architecture...

17th Jun 2014

Zen Glider

Walkalong gliders are super cool but I wanted a more accessible and convenient version of it. The main issue is transport since they get squashed. The other is you need...