Printmaking projects

Explore a variety of printmaking projects that you can easily do at home. Get inspired and create unique artworks with these DIY printmaking ideas.
Monoprint, Collagraph, Middle School Art, Art School, Silkscreen, Art Techniques, Printing Techniques, Printing Process, Printing Methods

PRINT PROCESSES: TECHNIQUES The listings below describe the principal techniques in traditional and contemporary printmaking. Each of the various methods of printmaking yields a distinctive appearance, and an artist will choose a technique in order to achieve a specific, desired effect. Artists may, and do, combine different techniques. Since some modern techniques are quite complicated, some artists collaborate with a master printer to help create the final work. There are…

Trey King
Elementary Art Projects, Kids Art Projects, Class Projects, Kids Printmaking, Gelli Printing, Printing Plates, Printing Process, Printing Techniques, Homeschool Art

I fell in love with printmaking back in college and my favorite printing process is monotyping- drawing or painting on a smooth non absorbent surface and then transferring it to paper. A monotype produces a completely unique print with a process that is unpredictable, expressive, painterly and totally unlike any other creative process. There are all kinds of tools and supplies for monotypes (acrylic printing plates, the Gelli plate, etc) but really any slick surface will work- even something…