Journal — Nerd Time with Brianna

How to Draw for Linocut Printmaking

Nerd Time with Brianna

How to Draw for Linocut Printmaking

It took me years of dedicated practise to realize that there are techniques available to me in linocut that are unique and wonderful and better than drawing in certain respects. I’m here to share my most effective strategies with you so that you can have a similar experience and learn to love this medium like I do.

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Penrose Design Details

Nerd Time with Brianna

Penrose Design Details

Hey reader… you don’t have to read this.
No seriously. I won’t spoil any of the stories’ endings but if you have any desire to discover these easter eggs for yourself, don’t let me ruin it for you! 

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Pretty Perfect Paperback Binding

Nerd Time with Brianna

Pretty Perfect Paperback Binding

A start to finish tutorial on building a soft-cover book (with content!) that holds together forever and looks good doing it.

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Linocut Printmaking 101

Nerd Time with Brianna

Linocut Printmaking 101

What kind of books are these? It seems to me that the conversation around artist books, zines, and fine press publishing has been growing in the last few years. I wonder if that's just my position in this community or the echo chamber of instagram.

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