Current Events and Exhibits

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13Forest Gallery

Arlington MA (Capitol Square)

This gallery hosts great exhibits and art worth seeing.

13forest.com

Gallery Twist

Lexington MA

An imaginative gallery in a magical setting.  My work is selected for shows throughout the seasons.

gallerytwist.com

Newton Open Studios

Newton MA

April 4 & 5  2020  11am-5pm

A dynamic annual event featuring dozens of artists throughout Newton.  

newtonopenstudios.org









Visit my other site!

You can purchase blank cards with many of my images on them. I offer them in two sizes on Etsy.  Head to my shop when you're done here to see what's available. 

Profile

Amy at work

Background

I have been creating white line woodcuts, also known as Provincetown prints, since 2002 after being inspired to learn the technique by an exhibit at The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. 

    

Recently, I have been pushing the boundaries of the traditional white line woodcuts with small "3 x 5 card" compositions. I enjoy experimenting with this hand-printing technique and relish the freedom to play with wood, color and shapes this method allows.

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White Line Woodcuts have a history.

Devised by Provincetown artists in the early 1900’s, the white line woodcut method involves incising wood with a design, hand-painting each shape on the board, and transferring the color to paper using a traditional printer’s barren or other tool to create pressure. While a given design can be printed many times over each print is done one at a time and is unique.


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Inspiration

When I go about my travels---daily or otherwise---I am often drawn to a scene, view of the horizon, or particular angle of an object.  These are my favorite things to portray using white line woodcuts, in part as a way of memorizing them for myself.  

Collections and Covers

The Boston Athenaeum

Prints and Photographs Department

New England Culture 18thC-21stC

Selected 2015

bostonathenaeum.org


Monadnock Table Cover

2011

2015

2019

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Monadnock Table cover Warwick Mills in  New Ipswich NH

Monadnock Table cover Warwick Mills in  New Ipswich NH

White Lines Revealed

                                                                                          A quick look at the white line process

Contact

Or simply write amradinart@gmail.com

Amy McGregor-Radin

Needham, Massachusetts, United States