Printmaking

Misako Kobayashi

Misako Kobayashi is a Japanese artist and printmaker. Born in Kanagawa prefecture in 1985, Kobayashi entered Japan’s Women’s Art University in 2005. She studied…

Seiu Ito

Seiu Ito, also romanised as Seiyu Itoh was a Japanese painter, recognised today as “the father of modern kinbaku”. Ito was born Hajime Ito…

Patrick Nagel

Patrick Nagel (1945 – 1984) was an American artist. He created popular illustrations on board, paper, and canvas, most of which emphasize the female…

Felicien Rops

Félicien Rops was a Belgian artist, known primarily as a printmaker in etching and aquatint. Rops often combined soft-ground etching—a technique practiced by few…

The Dilemma of Eric Gill

When writing about Eric Gill it is impossible to escape controversy. His genius as a typeface designer, printmaker, and sculptor are undeniable but his…