Tag: planographic

fine art Lithography printing

Lithography, planographic printing process that makes use of the immiscibility of grease and water. In the lithographic procedure, ink is connected to a grease treated picture on the flat printing surface; nonimage (blank) areas, which hold moisture, repel the lithographic ink. This inked surface is then printed—either directly on paper, by means of a exceptional

Printmaking production process

Printmaking is the process by which composed images of letters, characters and illustration are transferred into a permanent print form. printmaking involves the creation of a master plate from which multiple images are made. Simply put, the artist chooses a surface to be the plate. This could be linoleum, styrofoam, metal, cardboard, stone or any one of