Lana Lambert's Profile
Hello, my name is Lana Lambert and I live in the countryside of Nelson County in Virginia. I graduated from the Corcoran College of Art and Design in D.C. and immediately set about gathering a family of antiquated press equipment around me. I practice the techniques of Japanese Woodblock Printing or Moku Hanga. My husband and I drove to Niagra Falls to pick up my C&P Pilot press and we also acquired a Vandercook from a retired letterpressman in West VA. My press name is a tribute to Pistol my pet ferret whose tenacity is a life lesson.
Just a little about the sections in my store:
"Moku Hanga" is the japanese technique of woodblock printing. What mainly sets it apart from western printing techniques are two things. Number one is the use of rice paste as a vehicle for the ink and number two is the use of a small bamboo burnishing device called a baren…
- Born on January 22
- Joined April 18, 2006