Tag Archives: Arctic

Sedna with Two Part Glaze

Sedna, collagraph print on Cook Inlet clay, double glaze application, 8″ x 8″, $145 The summer selling season is finally over! I was selling tiles at the outdoor Anchorage weekend market, inside the Anchorage Museum, outside at the Alaska Native … Continue reading

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Six-Inch Multiglaze Raven

Six-Inch Multiglazed, Collagraph Printed Raven, $75 Photos of a raven collagraph plate, two raven tiles, and the back side of one of the tiles. On the “back side” photo, you can see my name at the top, and underneath is … Continue reading

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Twelve-Inch Plaster Mold Tiles

This is part of the studio space where I make tiles. I’m currently working on a large mural that has nineteen twelve-inch tiles and fifty-one four-inch plant impressions. I make the original and then cast a plaster mold of the … Continue reading

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Collagraph Plate, Wolves

Plate used to print wolves tile constructed of matte board and 140 lb. cotton rag etching paper. Glued together with gesso and coated with acrylic medium. The plate is good for 100 or so printings. The tiles I print with … Continue reading

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Three Hares

Three Hares, six-inch, $75 Cook Inlet glacial clay art tile with collagraph printed hares in x-ray style of coastal Inuqiaq. Three hares, three ears, yet each hare has two ears! A while back I made a large woodcut (about 3-1/2′ … Continue reading

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Caribou

Caribou Six-Inch Caribou, $75 Collagraph print on clay tile body made from local glacial mud flats. The x-ray style, the depiction of the insides such as the ribs and stomach, is common to the coastal native Alaskans such as the … Continue reading

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Horizontal Pictogram: Seal, Fox, Caribou

Horizontal Pictogram: Seal, Fox, Caribou 6″ x 6″ x 3/8″, $65 Copper plate engraving, printed on slipped glacial clay, mason stains, cone 6 oxidation.

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Revised Fox & Hare

Fox & Hare, 6″ x 6″ x 3/8″, $75 One villages tale of why night follows day. The fox is the moon and the hare is the sun and they are in this continuous chase through the sky, and that … Continue reading

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Object Runway 2011 Anchorage Alaska

(Photo by Mike Conte) Here’s the back of the paper coat. The seals on the upper back are cut outs that are gesso-ed on to the etching paper. The x-ray style of showing parts of the inside like the ribs … Continue reading

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6″ Copper Plate Etching on Clay

Tile on the left and copper plate etching/engraving on the right. Click on the copper plate image to see a better quality scan. The copper plate is an engraving that is used to print onto the clay. I have a … Continue reading

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