made in britain
gift wrapping available
This is an unframed handmade lino cut print of a pair of birds nesting in a tree
It is one in a series of charming prints of birds in trees.
The print is a relief print made from one single block that has been carved and inked by me and then printed using a traditional etching press.
The chine colle refers to the white area of the print which is actually paper. This is bonded together with the coloured paper using specialised glue when rolled through the etching press.
It has been printed in an edition of 50
The print is made using high quality black oil based ink. The turquiose coloured paper is French pastel paper Canson Mi Tientes 160gsm. The white coloured paper is specialized hadmade Indian paper, the variation in its colour shows leaves that are embedded in the paper.
All prints are sold unframed and posted flat in sturdy packaging and will have a hand printed swing tag included.
Postage is free on this print.
The actual image size is approximately 30cm x 16cm ( 11.8" x 6.4") The paper size is approximately 55cm x 31cm (21.8" x 12")