Making Woodblock Prints

By Merlyn Chesterman
PAGES: 112
BINDING: Paperback
SIZE: 242x172 mm
INSIDE: 160 colour photographs

Woodblock printing is an ancient art form, which produces beautiful, subtle and lively pieces with just a few simple materials. This book introduces the art, and shares technical information and ideas for those with more experience. Drawing on the vibrant living traditions from China and Japan, it is both a technical guide and an inspiration.


  • A wide range of exciting examples of printed woodcuts
  • Advice on materials and tools, and a step-by-step guide to sharpening
  • Techniques to achieve quality prints and perfect registration
  • Description of editioning conventions

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