Licut is used to stunning effect by artists, illustrators and designers because of its strong graphic qualities, accessibility and versatility. Whether you are printing by hand on your kitchen table or on a press in a print studio, this book gets you started and goes on to explore the myriad creative applications of licut. It encourages you to experiment with different approaches to image making and explores new ways of thinking about how licut can be used. Nick Morley shares his experience and specialist kwledge to make this practical guide an essential companion for everyone interested in this addictive and absorbing medium.
Nick Morley is a linocut artist whose prints are collected internationally. As well as illustrating for leading publishing houses, he regularly teaches workshops, curates exhibitions and writes articles and a blog on printmaking. He recently set up Hello Print Studio, a printmaking studio in Margate, England, a communal studio for artists and designers who want to make prints.