Techniques V - Block Printing

Updated: Apr 30, 2021

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In this post, we’re going to explore Block Printing. Have you heard of it before? It’s been around for almost 2000 years but it may be a form of art you don’t know a whole lot about. In this case, that’s a good thing. I’m going to fill you in on what you need to know about this ancient art. I’m also going to introduce you to Katie Argyle, an artist who’s been block printing her unique designs for years. She’s also shared her process with us, so this post is one you’re going to want to read right to the last word!

Origins of Woodblock Printing

There’s so much information available about woodblock printing that it was hard for me to pick and choose. I’ve done my best to summarize and compile it for you so it’s interesting, makes sense and is in somewhat