Posts tagged Drypoint

Deborah Bell Collaboration Conti...

The American Master Printer Phil Sanders, returned for his second visit this year in September (2017), to continue working in the workshop with Jillian Ross and her team, in collaboration with Deborah Bell, on her new series of intaglio prints. Bell continued to work on the large scale diptych etching adding a second plate to each […]

Print of the Month | Deborah Bel...

David Krut Projects is pleased to announce a new series of complex etchings by Deborah Bell, which have been created in collaboration with American Master Printer Phil Sanders at the David Krut Workshop at Arts on Main in Johannesburg. A work of alchemical beauty to come out of the collaboration is Breath. The image stems […]

A Conversation with Phil Sanders

David Krut Workshop in conversation with American Master Printer Phil Sanders about the recent collaboration with South African artist Deborah Bell at the David Krut Workshop in March 2017. Read more about recently released prints: http://davidkrutprojects.com/44688/de… Video and editing by Brighton Nkomo

Tools of the trade

The Workshop is filled with strange and wonderful tools. Often tools are borrowed from other industries such as the Jewellery and Engineering. We use the deburring tool for preparing the edge of plates before printing. the curved swivel blade alows you to shear off uneven and rough edges before finally filing and polishing them smooth. […]

Subtle differences | Chine collé

This technique is sometimes so subtle, to the untrained eye it could go completely unnoticed, however the effect it can have on a print can be crucial to the finish of an image. But what is Chine collé? Roughly translated from French: Chine = thin tissue and collé = glue or paste. The word Chine […]

Painterly Printmaking using Spit...

American Master Printer Phil Sanders visited the David Krut Workshop (DKW) in March 2017 to work with Master Printer Jillian Ross and her team, in collaboration with with Deborah Bell, on a new series of intaglio prints. This collaboration saw Bell exploring the spitbite technique further. “Spitbite aquatint involves painting strong acid directly onto the aquatint ground of […]

Deborah Bell at DKW with Phil Sa...

There has been a flurry of activity at DKW over the past two weeks. The American Master Printer Phil Sanders, visited the workshop to work with Jillian Ross and her team in collaboration with Deborah Bell on a new series of intaglio prints. Deborah and Phil’s last visit to the studio was in 2014 where […]

Deborah Bell at DKW, Arts on Mai...

Deborah Bell at DKW, Arts on Main

In February this year Deborah Bell collaborated with Master Printer Phil Sanders on a series of new drypoints and etchings. The printers at David Krut Print Workshop (DKW) have been editioning these works and yesterday Bell returned to check on the editioned proofs. Below are images from the workshop of Bell with workshop manager Jillian […]

Deborah Bell and Phil Sanders at...

Deborah Bell and Phil Sanders at DKW Arts on Main

Master Printer Phil Sanders is working at David Krut Print Workshop with Deborah Bell on a series of new etchings and drypoints. Sanders first worked at DKW in 2008 and continued to collaborate with David Krut Projects through the New York gallery space, including the curating of group shows, collaborating with South African artists visiting […]

Mongezi Ncaphayi at DKW Arts on ...

Mongezi Ncaphayi at DKW Arts on Main

Mongezi Ncaphayi has recently been working at DKW Arts on Main with printmaker Jillian Ross on a series of prints combining monotype and drypoint on perspex. Ncaphayi’s work will be exhibited at the David Krut Projects stand at this years Turbine Hall Art Fair.  Below are a series of images of this ongoing project. Ncaphayi […]

Beth Armstrong at DKW Art on Mai...

Beth Armstrong at DKW Art on Main

Beth Armstrong has recently been working at DKW Arts on Main with printmaker Jillian Ross on a series of prints combining monotype and drypoint on perspex. Armstrong’s work will be exhibited at the David Krut Projects stand at this years Turbine Hall Art Fair.  Below are a series of images of this ongoing project. Armstrong’s […]

Senzo Shabangu at DKW

Senzo Shabangu at DKW

This week Senzo Shabangu has been printing at David Krut Print Workshop in Parkwood. He is preparing for his upcoming exhibition at David Krut Projects in August. This exhibition will continue the work first seen in 2012 at Shabangu’s Amandla exhibition at David Krut Projects, Arts on Main. Below are a series of images from […]

Diane Victor in New York part II...

Johee Kim, of Robert Blackburn Print Workshop New York, has been proofing a new Diane Victor drypoint print. The images above and below show Kim attaching chine colle to the plate for printing, as well as details of the plate and print. Chine collé is used for a variety of purposes. One use, as seen […]

Diane Victor in New York, part I...

Diane Victor has been working with printer Johee Kim at the Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop. Miranda Leighfield from David Krut Projects New York has been observing and documenting the project. She has written, “Over the past week Diane has worked further on the one drypoint plate and today Johee steel faced the plate ready for […]

William Kentridge: Scribe: a new...

This image was printed this year at DKW, Arts on Main. The Scribe print came from William Kentridge’s work on the project he did for the Louvre last year, Carnets d’Egypte (Egyptian Sketchbooks). For this exhibition, Kentridge made 16 short films that were shown in the Egyptian Collection wing of the Louvre. Some of the images that Kentridge […]

Diane Victor’s Ganemede drypoint...

Diane Victor’s Ganemede drypoint.

Bingham began Diane Victor’s Ganemede drypoint.