The Making of Prints: Forms and Techniques of Printmaking in Nigeria

2019 Arts and Design Studies  
The invention of Handmade Paper is considered as an important stage in the Life Cycle Grade of Human Beings,which is in continous progress, by means of information transfer. Due to accessibility of materials and technological develeopments, paper production has reached to a good level of economy. The word paper comes from Papyrus in its roots. The Production of Paper explained in its history, today can be examined in two types: Commercial and Artistic. The aim of this paper is to learn and
more » ... s to learn and develop the production of artistic hand made paper with texture of plants which is used in plastic arts, and to set up a similar workshop in the Faculty of Fine Arts, to inroduce this production especially to the print making studuents would widen their perspectives, while providing a medium to work experimentally.
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