relief printing

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Noun1.relief printing - printing from a plate with raised charactersrelief printing - printing from a plate with raised characters
printing process, printing - reproduction by applying ink to paper as for publication
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The invention of this type of relief print is variously attributed to both the German Hans Burgkmair and the Italian Ugo da Carpi, early in the 16th century, perhaps prompted by the degree to which collectors prized chiaroscuro drawings.
This project is done as a multicolor relief print with polystyrene foam printing plates, water-soluble markers, pencils, and watercolor paper.
However, according to the book The Complete Relief Print, it wasn't until the 19th century that Norwegian Impressionist Edvard Munch "greatly helped to renew interest in the woodcut as a serious contemporary art form.
create a relief print using linoleum as a printing surface.
The handmade paper is very absorbent and makes a great relief print possible.
One of our fifth-grade art-curriculum objectives is to create a relief print.
Place the relief print "ink side up" on the printing table.
This symbol was then transformed into a simple relief print.
Ancient art tells a story in "Relief Carvings: A Journey from Scandinavia to America" (page 42), wherein students contemplate the use of symbols in ancient times, learn artists often simplify images to express ideas, and ultimately develop their own symbolic language and create a relief print featuring it.