Intaglio Drypoint on Plexiglass - Coffee & Roses - Belinda Del Pesco
Coffee and Roses 5.5×4.25 Drypoint on Gray Rives paper with watercolor Drypoint Engraving on Plexiglass This little drypoint engraving was an experiment with materials. In recent years, I’ve done drypoints on clear plexiglass plates, but I have difficulty seeing my line work as I’m drawing with the scribe/needle. I bought a sheet of opaque black plexiglass to see if my mark-making would be more evident on the darker acrylic. You can see a video of the preparation of the plate, and the experiment here on my youtube channel. Adding watercolor to the drypoint Pulling a print on my Takach etching press ...[Continue reading]