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Re: Collograph paper?


From: Betty Bowen (bbowen_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Mon Sep 16 2002 - 06:44:33 PDT

Rives BFK, soaked well (like at least half an hour) is perfect. Rives
lightweight is less expensive and does fine too. It needs to be any paper that
is intended for intaglio.

Maggie Tucker wrote:

> Mavens of printing:
> I love using my little press, but when I do collographs/blind embossing,
> the paper doesn't hold the detail like I would like. I'm using a 90 pound
> watercolor stock. Any suggestions?
> Maggie Tucker
> ---