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Tea, etching with selective wipe, 9" x 6", 2006

What is an Etching?

July 17, 2011

Etching is an intaglio printmaking process.  It goes back to the 15th/16th century. One of the most famous earlier practitioners was the Dutch artist, Rembrandt.  The Rembrandt Museum, in the Netherlands, has a lovely little Flash animation that gives a visual overview of how an etching is made here. This is basically the same process I […]

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