Relief Printing


In relief printing the image is made by inking the surface and pressing a piece of paper onto it. The image will appear white where the block has been cut away.

Lino Print Examples


Examples of lino prints from Slamseys printmaking classes, private groups and Print Club.

Fruit and vegetable Printing with wild pear

Veg Print Examples


Experiments with fruit and vegetable prints from Slamseys printmaking classes, private groups and Print Club.

Printing with Craft Foam Sheets


Foam sheets don’t produce the sharp detail of a lino block but they’re easy to cut and make a good basic print. You can find plain and self-adhesive foam sheets, shapes and stickers in craft shops, often in the Children’s section, but don’t think of this only as a children’s activity. It is a great way for children to make prints, but you might be surprised at the results you can get with a little experimentation.

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Foam Shape Examples


Experiments of printing with shapes cut from foam sheets or solid foam from Slamseys printmaking classes, private groups and Print Club.