Examples of Linocut Portraits for a high school printmaking project.
Text of Linocut Portraits
1. LINOCUT * Portraits
2. Linocut Tools (left to right) Brayer (evenly distributes ink to the block) Lino block (printing block) Baren (applies even pressure) Lino cutters (various size gouges) 3. One color vs. reduction 4. Sharecropper, 1968, by Elizabeth Catlett; linocut on paper; 17-1/2 x 16-1/2 inches. 5. The Prophet Emil Nolde Woodcut (print) 1912 (German Expressionist) 6. Liegende / Reclining Woman (Dube 259 II, Davis-Riffkind 1034, Brcke 16, Graphic Image 24). 1913