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Re: [teacherartexchange] collographs


From: Woody Duncan (woodyduncan_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Sun May 06 2007 - 10:20:09 PDT

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.

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