Friday, September 20, 2013

Linocut in progress: The pause before more awkwardness

One more transparent gray to give some dimension to the puffin's bill and tie everything back together.

Atlantic puffin: reduction linocut, Step 8

A close-up of the head to show you what I mean:

From here I think it's time to put some blue in the upper background and work those rocks some more. I think it's going to get pretty ugly before it looks good!


  1. they really do have the silliest faces, don't they? Looking forward to the next stages. It's fascinating as usual!

  2. thanks for the close up :) its easier to see how the colours work together