Final Five

 photogravure proofs

photogravure proofs

It is 1:30 a.m. and I have just arrived home from the printmaking studio. Tonight I proofed my final five plates. Well, not my final, final five plates - just the last five I intend to make this semester. From the twelve new plates I have made, I need to make a decision as to which of these I will edition for the class print exchange. Once I have sufficiently fussed, decided, re-decided and fussed some more, I will commit my weekend to making fourteen prints, fourteen perfectly printed and matched prints...