Jill Ross and Stephen Hobbs visit DKW (Parkwood) 2014-09

Jill Ross, master printer at DKW (Arts on Main) and artist, Stephen Hobbs visited the DKW (Parkwood) today.

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This morning Ross came in from DKW Arts on Main to share her expertise on the technicalities of the printing processes with Stephan Hobbs, Daniel Hewson and Sipho Dwala.

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Later in the day Hobbs continued work on a new series of monotypes. Hobbs was assisted by Hewson. Hobbs has started experimenting with additive monotype’s techniques using black ink, thinners and turpentine. These new monotype prints have opened up a new range of mark-making to Hobbs’s pallet and is a move away from Hobbs’s wood- and linocut relief mark-making style.

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Dwala is continuously working on creating new drawings and experimenting with monotype prints and learned about the various styles and printmaking techniques showcased by Ross and Hobbs.

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