My students did collographs - often the finished plate was better
than the best prints. The patina created by multitudes of color
layers was beautiful.
On May 6, 2007, at 6:36 AM, June Covington wrote:
> You can glue aluminum foil over you collograph plate. When the
> glue is dry, roll ink over it or "antique" it with a dab of black
> acrylic paint for a bas relief. Rub the paint all over it, then
> gently buff it off the high places with a soft rag. Punch two holes
> in the top of the cardboard base for a ribbon to hang it on the wall.
> June C.
Woody, Retired in Albuquerque