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The Asahi Shimbun Displays Japanese Woodblock Printing at British Museum


Broadway World - May 4, 2017
Japanese woodblock printing is a traditional craft still widely practiced today. This Asahi Shimbun Display focuses on the workshops of the master block cutter and master printer to reveal the roots of the craft in Japanese prints of the Edo period ...
 

Chengdu woman revives type printing tradition


CCTV - May 23, 2017
She would also separate the movable-type printing from the woodblock printing, to let customers experience the development and changes of printing. Li's son was a primary school student, he would come to his mother's courtyard and make the type-setting ...
 

E-books vs. paper books? Watch this video, and you decide


Aleteia EN - May 13, 2017
No doubt there were “technophobes” back then who pined for the artistry of woodblock printing in which an entire page was carved by hand onto a single wood block. Nonetheless he made it possible, starting with his famous Bible, to easily and cheaply ...
 

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Woodblock Printing books


Wood-Block Printing - A Description of the Craft of Woodcutting and Colour Printing Based on the Japanese Practice


by: F. Morley (Frank Morley) Fletcher
Wood-Block Printing - A Description of the Craft of Woodcutting and Colour Printing Based on the Japanese Practice is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by F. Morley (Frank Morley) Fletcher is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition. If you enjoy the works of F. Morley (Frank Morley) Fletcher then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection.
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Process Book of Woodblock Printing


18-page acordion-style fold open book demonstrating the process of how a woodblock print is created. Each page has a new layer of ink added until the final print is complete. Made through the actual woodblock printing process.
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Wood-block Printing


by: Tomikichiro Tokuriki
softback
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Wood-Block Printing


by: F. Morley Fletcher
The following account of colour-printing from wood-blocks is based on a study of the methods which were lately only practised in Japan, but which at an earlier time were to some degree in use in Europe also. The main principles of the art, indeed, were well known in the West long before colour prints were produced in Japan, and there is some reason to suppose that the Japanese may have founded their methods in imitating the prints taken from Europe by missionaries. Major Strange says: "The European art of chiaroscuro engraving is in all essentials identical with that of Japanese colour-printing.
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Woodblock Printing videos

Woodblock Printing demonstration with Reuben Saunders and Leon Loughridge


In this video Reuben Saunders introduces us to wood block artist Leon Loughridge. Loughridge explains the basics of this very challenging artistic technique ...
 

Woody - Woodblock Printing Process


Two weeks condensed into two minutes. This video shows the process of carving the blocks for Woody and printing a proof off them. Woody is part of a series of ...
 

Japanese woodblock printing with Rebecca Salter RA


Rebecca Salter RA studied traditional woodblock printmaking during the six years she spent living in Japan. For the RA Summer Exhibition 2016, she ...
 

世界の木版画 浮世絵 Japanese Woodblock Printing, Tokyo JAPAN


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Japanese Woodblock Printing with Paul Binnie