Modern Printmaking

A Guide to Traditional and Digital Techniques

by Sylvie Covey

A fully illustrated instructional printmaking book presenting step-by-step examples alongside representative works from thirty top contemporary printmaking artists. 

Printmaking is flourishing in the modern era, appealing to both traditional artists as well as those interested in graphic design and digital techniques. This all-in-one guide is both technical and inspirational, examining the history and contemporary processes of relief, intaglio, lithography, serigraphy, mixed media, digital transfers, and post-digital graphics. Featuring step-by-step examples alongside representative works and profiles of top printmaking artists, this colorful resource
provides a truly fresh look at printmaking today, in all its forms.


Recent Reviews

Awesome!

Nicolle Perry

5 Stars

My son is a graphic designer so I had some input from a professional on this book.  He gave it rave reviews!  It is printed on heavy shiny paper and filled with gorgeous pictures.  It is divided into sections that make sense…

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Review: Modern Printmaking by Sylvie Covey

M Dragger

4 Stars

Printmaking continues to flourish in the modern era, appealing to both traditional artists and graphic designers. Modern Printmaking by Sylvie Covey covers a wide range of printmaking processes, including relief, intaglio,…

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Modern Printmaking

Phillip Cole

4.5 Stars

Art often brings to mind paintings and sculptures, but there are many other ways for art to be made. In Modern Printmaking, Sylvie Covey tells about the history of different types of printmaking, as well as the process for…

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Modern printmaking

Bethany DeSelms

5 Stars

What a gorgeous art book! This book has detail, gorgeous photography and…

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Book Review: Modern Printmaking

Elisha Dorfsmith

4.5 Stars

I picked up Modern Printmaking: A guide to Traditional and Digital Techniques by Sylvie Covey on a whim, not completely sure what to expect. Having no experience with printmaking I was more interested in learning about the process…

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