BLOG / June 18 2008

Frutti block-printing

[Block printed fabric]

[Printing block]

This is my first attempt at block-printing. I couldn’t get a linoleum block to carve the motif so I made it out of foam rubber which proved to work pretty good. The tricky part is applying the right and even amount of pressure to the block, otherwise it may result in an irregular printed colour. I’ll keep practising…