Solar plate printing
To create something with the technique of
solar plate you need to buy one of these
plates in every printshop where you can
also get screenprinting equipment.
Than you need your image in black and
white, copied on acetate.
Place the acetate on top of your solar
plate and expose it in the lightbox or in the
The solarplate works like photo-paper...it
expose in the light.
After this process you need to wash the
plate with water and a brush...
suddenly the relieve appears
(if you leave the plate longer in the light
than you get deeper relieves) Now your
plate is ready to print with it....Go to the
printing press add the oil based colour
you want and start printing...
1) Collage Process:
It's a true love story, about a girl who lives in Havanna...
She was wondering where all the good man were gone, because she missed it a lot to have a boyfriend or even somebody to talk to...One day when she came home from shopping she was carrying so many things and on with her friend on the one
at once and than she dropped some of her stuff...
Suddenly a very handsome guy came up to her and helped her picking up her things...
For her it was love at the frist glance...
After that she couldn't get him out of her head any more...she was thinking about calling him all the time...in the end she called him and they went on their first date..
The met in a very famouse club called "Havana Club" where they had a couple of drinks and good conversations...
In the end he fall in love with her as well...