printmaking

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print·mak·ing

 (prĭnt′mā′kĭng)
n.
The artistic design and manufacture of prints, such as woodcuts or silk-screens.

print′mak′er n.

printmaking

(ˈprɪntˌmeɪkɪŋ)
n
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) an artistic technique that consists of making a series of pictures from an original, or from a specially prepared surface
2. (Art Terms) an artistic technique that consists of making a series of pictures from an original, or from a specially prepared surface

print•mak•ing

(ˈprɪntˌmeɪ kɪŋ)

n.
the art or technique of making prints.
[1925–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.printmaking - artistic design and manufacture of prints as woodcuts or silkscreensprintmaking - artistic design and manufacture of prints as woodcuts or silkscreens
artistic creation, artistic production, art - the creation of beautiful or significant things; "art does not need to be innovative to be good"; "I was never any good at art"; "he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"
engraving, etching - making engraved or etched plates and printing designs from them
serigraphy - the act of making a print by the silkscreen method
lithography - the act of making a lithographic print
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printmaking

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They are Henri Matisse's art books, an alluring collection of etchings, linoprints, lithographs and text exhibited for the first time in the UK at Liverpool's Walker Art Gallery.
Lynda Thomas's linoprints deserve attention - perhaps Wainhouse Tower is the best effort, and I also enjoyed her two abstract Five Bar Blues pieces (linoprints and laser foil).
On each facing page the same linoprints are used, but positioned to suggest a succession of moments.
In some measure, this singularity of vision had its effect on artistic media: the most ubiquitous of artworks produced during the 1980s were the black-and-white linoprints that carried expressly political scenes of urban conflict.