• copper, etching, intaglio, printmaking, Chrissy Poitras


    I find it challenging to motivate myself in the winter. I really just want to stay curled up in a blanket, computer on my lap, reading about how to be motivated … instead of actually being motivated and going out into the studio to print. But, this past Sunday, I got out from under my comfy blanket and went out to the printshop to work on pulling some proofs of my newest etching. I have been thinking about pulling these proofs for a few months now so it felt great to finally get it done. I’m going to use these four prints to assess where I might add colour, aquatint,…


    Working on some etching projects this weekend in my sunny dining room. The beautiful weather is making me wish I was taking a walk on the beach. The three images above are from the Sandbanks and the Dunes beach taken during a walk with two of our past residents.