Cutting the Cheese (board): making woodcuts from brie packaging

Cutting the Cheese (board): making woodcuts from brie packaging

Make art from rubbish! In this video, I use the wood from a package of brie to make a woodcut illustrating the bacteria used to make brie and camembert cheese.

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Wood round from a package of brie cheese, cleaned and dried
Scrap cardboard
PVA glue
Glue brush
Utility knife (mine is an NT Cutter L500 model)
Cutting mat
Sennelier Drawing Ink (shellac based)
Japanese goat hair brush
EC Lyons small V-shaped wood carving tool
Non-slip mat
Fine sandpaper
Somerset Satin White 300gsm printmaking paper
Perspex or glass to use as an ink slab
Ink knife
Relief printing ink (I used Graphic Chemical 1796 oil based litho ink)
Printmaking roller
Etching press (mine is the 580 etching press from Neil Wallace Printmaking Supplies in Melbourne, Australia)
Paint scraper
Paper towel or recycled cloth rag
Kuretake Gansai Tambi Japanese Watercolours

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