What is Solar Plate Etching?

Miki Lovett | Nantucket, MA

Solar plate etching is a relatively new printing technique. Traditional etching is a printmaking process that dates back 500 years. Unfortunately, it is not a very environmentally friendly technique, as it involves sheets of metal, usually made of copper or zinc, and acid used to etch the print onto the metal. For many years I […]

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We Three

We Three | Etching with Hand Marbled Paper | Miki Lovett

Solar Plate Etching with Marbled Paper Chin Collé I have been fascinated with geometry for some time. Working with the book Patterns in Nature gave me the opportunity to study the geometric relationships. In the course of my explorations, I became more interested in the interaction of circles used to create the perpendicular lines than I was […]

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