These are lovely. I’ve been reading about Nevinson and these are a touch similar.
Huge brick arches carry the railway lines into Waterloo Station. Here is a view looking North up Great Suffolk Street.
This is a packaging monoprint. It is an intaglio print from a “plate” made from a milk carton. Here is the plate:
I’ve described the process in this blog post: Print plates made of packaging. The basic method is to use the shiny metallic surface inside the carton. I cut out the shapes I want and peel back the shiny surface to reveal a rougher surface which takes the ink. The yellow colour you see on the plate is shellac, a varnish that I paint on to make the plate last a little longer.
The plates are quite fragile, and can only…
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