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The artistic design and manufacture of prints, such as woodcuts or silk-screens.

print′mak′er n.


(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a person who makes print, esp a craftsman or artist in this field


(ˈprɪntˌmeɪ kər)

a person who makes prints, esp. an artist working in one of the graphic mediums.
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Noun1.printmaker - an artist who designs and makes printsprintmaker - an artist who designs and makes prints
artist, creative person - a person whose creative work shows sensitivity and imagination
engraver - a printmaker who prints from an engraved printing plate
lithographer - a printmaker who uses lithography
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Garrett is an artist, printmaker and educator who exhibited in numerous shows during his 30 year art career including Bangalore, India, where he curated a touring international exhibition of American printmakers.
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