Lithography for Dummies

 

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Hello friends! A few weekends ago I had the opportunity to visit one of my best friends at her university and she taught me how to create a lithograph. It looks complicated but the method my friend used is actually easier use than you might think, and today I’ll be sharing the steps with you!

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Scrape old ink off the roller like this:

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TADA!

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If you liked Sam’s piece, follow her on Instagram at @sampra. She posts a lot of her art on there!

Hope that wasn’t too long and that you learned something new today! Never be afraid to try out something new. ๐Ÿ™‚

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*All photo and GIF credit goes to Lenny Fortunato. Pictures were taken on an iPhone 5 using Snapchat; all GIFs were made on Giphy.com. The art depicted in these pictures and videos was designed by and belongs to Samprati Prasad.*

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About the Author

Alina โ€œLennyโ€ Fortunato is a sophomore at UNCC pursing an English major with a minor in Linguistics. Between writing essays, reading for class, and trying to stay afloat in a sea of work, she likes to watch her favorite shows (ABC's Thank God It's Thursday, anyone?), keep her Tumblr blog updated, sew, and teach herself Korean. She is always hooked up to Spotify, probably talks way too much, and has a hard time keeping track of all her hobbies. Lenny does not know what career she wants to pursue but is hopeful that her interests in language and Korean culture will take her on many adventures.
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