• I'm U, screenprint by Chrissy Poitras

    I’M U

    Finally making time for my art again! Here is my newest silkscreen “I’m U”. It’s a six colour screenprint done on legion paper. I have been working with a program called Paper 53 to make these new prints. I love it! I just wish I had an ipad to work on instead of my cellphone.  


    I thought I might share the work I have been making for my upcoming show with Kyle. I decided, as per usual, that I would try something completely different for this show. I don’t know why I do this to myself (try a new process before a show), but I am really happy with how this work turned out. It is a combination of many drawings turned into multiple screens which I printed out in three colours. I made piles of cut up pieces of the silkscreened drawings and then collaged them onto pieces of wood with beeswax. Between each collaged stage I would remove a bit of wax so…