Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Good dog!!

It's taken me weeks of off-and-on carving, but my little lino cut of Jett, our Aussie is about done. A few touch ups; I'll be doing a few hand-tinted and block-printed t-shirts and a short run of prints of this. It'll be one of the first projects on my very own press but for now, I need to lighten up her "beard" so that it recedes quite a bit more and some clean-up on the text.

My photo reference of Jett plus type (True Golden, an Arts & Crafts period font), composited in Photoshop: