Something which is very important in my work is the amount of recycled materials I can possibly use in the process. I like the idea of making something beautiful from essentially rubbish. Thats why I love collagraph making as I tend to use old cardboard packets. another bonus of this is the fact that its a very cheap material, so the pressure of potentially messing up materials you have bought just for the task are not there.
These fish were made from a used coffee cup. the plastic coated card great for wiping ink off of.
Anybody else that have found recycled materials that are great for printmaking? or anything crafty really ?
thanks for reading.