Printmaking is a traditional technique of making an impression onto paper. Whether you are etching, relief, screen printing or mono-printing we have the supplies to get you started and keep you going.
Charbonnel etching inks both oil based and aquawash, burnishers and economy etching needles, tarlatan by the meter, soft and hard ground.
We stock acid free boxboard and shellac flakes which can be used to make the collagraph plates.
For woodblock and lino printing we have Caligo safewash inks and Derivan Block Printing Inks. Plates are traditional grey lino, double sided soft vinyl plates, and Japanese maple and magnolia wood blocks. Carving tools include Japanese wooden handle sets and deluxe Edward Lyons sets. We have Bamboo and plastic barrens.
We a small range of silkscreening supplies, including Nehoc silkscreen inks , whichare designed to print on cotton, polyester, paper, silk and wood. Available in a variety of colours, including fluoro, we stock the inks in 250m. These inks can be set using a household iron with temperatures of 150deg.
adArt stocks a small range of aluminium screens and can arrange large sizes to order. We have squeegees to fit the screens.
For printmaking we have all your paper needs covered – check out our paper page for more info.