Overrun: opening today!

Today at CAP (center Ithaca behind the visitor center) opening for first friday!

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Come check out the bugs!

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Coming soon: Overrun by Pests

 

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An exhibit of pest prints by Clarissa Plank

Gallery Night Reception: Friday, October 3. 5-8 pm
Hours: Mon-Sat, 10-6
Sun 12-5

The exhibit will be on view for the month of October at
CAP Artspace, Center Ithaca. 171 The Commons.
Ithaca NY 14850.

The Artspace is a program of the Community Arts Partnership
of Tompkins County, http://www.artspartner.org.

Working on layers 2 and 3 of bug woodcuts

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This is how I carve…not recommended for beginners unless you use the Japanese style of tools. I like flexcut for super fine points and powergrip is very easy to use, high quality, and economical.

Below: Testing out Akua inks for monotype. As someone used to oil-based ink and lots of mineral spirits for monotype, it will take a bit of getting used to, but so far I’m pretty amazed by how well they work with wet or dry paper.

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