Leftovers Auction

As I walked in the door, piles of original prints laid on tables all around the room. Almost 100 of them! I could not wait to get my eyes on them. Linocuts, etchings, woodcuts, chine collĂ©, lithographs, solar plate prints, drypoint and more – a smorgasbord of prints. And I was there to help sort them all out.

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Leftovers VI – International

Today is the day! This is the last of my exchange prints I have to share with you, but you can see all of them, over 100, at the Leftovers VI – Art Auction for a Cause tonight at Ming Studios from 5-10 p.m. Refreshments will be served and live music will be performed. All the money from the silent bids will benefit the Idaho Hunger Relief Task Force.

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Leftovers VI – US

Today, the Leftovers prints I am showing are from artists in the US, outside of Idaho.

It is so fun for me to see all the different prints that come from all over the world and all the different types of prints. Since I still feel like I’m “new” to print making, it is almost like a study collection. I often do look back over all six years of prints I received and try to figure out how they were done.

Don’t forget you can see all of this year’s prints at Ming Studios tomorrow from 5 – 10 p.m.

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Leftovers VI - Idaho

Today, I have two more prints to share from the Leftovers VI print exchange. These are from artists in Idaho, outside of Boise.

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Leftovers VI Prints - Boise

I promised I would show you the prints I received from the Leftovers VI print exchange hosted by Wingtip Press. This is a good week to reveal them as the silent auction of one of each of all the prints submitted will be held this Friday at Ming Studios in downtown Boise from 3 p.m. – 10 p.m.

For my 12 prints, I have a variety. Today I will start off with prints made from our very own Boise locals. I will continue to show different groupings as the week goes on.

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Phenomena - An Exhibition

Last weekend, I rode my bicycle to the first farmer’s market of the season. I picked up a library book and then rode over the river and through the campus to the Boise State University Student Union building. Upstairs is one of several art galleries on the campus. I wanted to see local artist Karl LeClair’s exhibition, Phenomena.

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Five Leaves Collagraph

In my last post, I made a video of all the prints I submitted for the Leftovers Print Exchange. Today I have the leftovers from the Leftovers! I made more prints than the 15 submitted for the exchange. These are the extra ones of my Five Leaves collagraph prints.

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My Finished Leftovers Print Exchange Prints

In a previous post, I shared the process of the prints I made for this year’s Leftovers Print Exchange hosted by Wingtip Press and showed you one of the final prints. Well, I finally got together a video to show you all the prints that I submitted for the exchange. I also made extra prints which I will share with you another time.

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Working on Leftovers

Last week, I was working on my Leftovers. No, I wasn’t cleaning out the refrigerator. I was making prints for Wingtip Press’ exchange. This is the sixth year of the Leftovers print exchange, the idea of Amy Nack, owner of Wingtip Press.

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Word(s) on the Street

Yesterday, I wasn’t expecting to find a gem, but I did.

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