Monday, January 26, 2015

Digital Printing on Textural Surfaces!

For those of you who want to digitally printed onto a unique textural surface, here is a great article and several videos on utilizing inkjet receptive coatings that will aid in the process. For really dimensional work, your printer will need to have a high head clearance, flat printing path and the elimination of traction wheels in order for the processes to work. Check out Golden Artist Colors' newsletter entitled Just Paint:

Below are a few great videos from Golden Artist Colors and Dick Blick Art Materials showing different digital printing processes. In addition, my book Art Revolution has an entire chapter on combining digital and traditional techniques in experimental ways, featuring step-by-step demonstrations from some of the best mixed-media artists in the business!