A Fowl Approach to Bird Watching

Printmaking, Woodcut Print

A closeup of the Fowl Approach to Bird Watching print.
Poster image showing the Fowl Approach to Bird Watching print being held.

I learned that there are two different types of plywood. One that cuts smoothly and one that expedites carpal tunnel syndrome.

A closeup of the Fowl Approach to Bird Watching print.

This was a three-plate woodcut print completed for a SCAD printmaking project. The play on words helps the humor aspect of the print along with the embossed element you need to hold in your hands to appreciate. All elements including the typography was hand carved.

Classification

Printmaking, Woodcut Print

Typefaces

Bookman Old Style and Franklin Gothic (hand carved)

Production

3-Block Relief Print Followed by a Blind Embossed Shotgun

Paper

White Hahnemuhle German Etching

Image Size

33.5" x 12.5"

Paper Size

39.5" x 15.375"

Featured

Design Work Life, For Print Only, 2009 Telfair Art Fair Juried Exhibition, 2009 Savannah Secession Catalog and Exhibition

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A photograph of the blue plate used to print Fowl Approach to Bird Watching.