alfred stark's Profile
I love making woodblock prints and I love visiting Door County and the surrounding Great Lakes region. It only makes sense that the two should mesh!
I have a B.F.A. in drawing from Northern Illinois University and have been a woodblock printmaking for ten years. My work has appeared in many regional, national and international shows. Currently you can see my work in person at the Longbranch Gallery
in Mineral Point Wisconsin, www.longbranchgallery.com .
All my prints created using, for the most part, the Japanese process known as Moku Hanga (wood print). Images are brushed on tissue thin Japanese paper (tengucho) which is then glued to a smooth wood block. Once the glue is dry the image is carved out through the paper on the block. The resulting image is then carefully inked with either a Japanese brush or brayer. Paper is the laid across the…
- Born on December 25
- Joined September 19, 2008