For the second print I created that evening, at the Salmagundi Club Monotype Party, I referenced a painting by one of my favorite German Expressionists. I didn’t notice the “oops!” until I arrived home.

Below is the reference photo in iPat I was referring to as I removed ink. This process is called Dark Field or Reductive Process.

There is a great article about her in Wikipedia.

Copper plate (plexiglass and zinc plates were also available); oil-based printing ink; Arches printing paper (dampened); thinner paper (forget the name – Japanese paper I think) for printing a ghost image; printing press.

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