the art or technique of making prints, especially as practiced in engraving, etching, drypoint, woodcut or serigraphy.
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How to use printmaking in a sentence
The new arts center will have studios for printmaking, ceramics, painting, metalsmithing, and other art forms that let adults and kids alike get messy and create.
While the artists at the workshop engaged in many different media, printmaking was a key tool for raising awareness for broader audiences.Local art and spaces devoted to it can help build community and equality | Amy Galpin | September 29, 2021 | Washington Post
The techniques of printmaking and sculptural casting, with their complex choreographies of replication and mirror reversal, presence and absence, are everywhere in play.Seeing Jasper Johns: A seminal artist’s career is celebrated and illuminated in two cities | Sebastian Smee | September 29, 2021 | Washington Post
Underwood mingles photography, printmaking, painting and sculpture into an artistic ecosystem.In the galleries: A heightened homage to trees and what they can teach us | Mark Jenkins | May 7, 2021 | Washington Post
They each offer several versions of the same basic flower, employing different colors and techniques to represent the variety in nature — and in printmaking.In the galleries: Rejuvenating the obsolete into unconventional art | Mark Jenkins | February 12, 2021 | Washington Post
Currier and Ives was a printmaking firm based out of New York City from 1834 to 1907.The Most Confusing Christmas Music Lyrics Explained (VIDEO) | Kevin Fallon | December 24, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Soon he approached Ken Raasch, a California entrepreneur, with the idea of setting up a printmaking business.The Drunken Downfall of Evangelical America's Favorite Painter | Zac Bissonnette | June 8, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
On the evidence we have, the new conception Jackson brought to printmaking was not fully understood until the 20th century.John Baptist Jackson | Jacob Kainen