Slate worker’s cottage gocco prints

Here are the slate worker’s cottage Gocco prints I did a couple of days ago.  This is the original photo:

slate workers' cottage in Blaenau Ffestiniog

I cropped this, and couldn’t bring myself to stick to the rather drab colours … the screen started off rather colourful and I added black as I went along, and mixed it into the remaining colour left on the screen to make the progression…

gocco print of slate worker's cottage gocco print of slate worker's cottage

gocco print of slate worker's cottage

I also printed it on to different coloured paper which made for interest:

gocco print of slate worker's cottage

gocco print of slate worker's cottage

This one is on handmade Indian Khadi paper.

And I have some decorative scrapbooking paper which I printed one on… looks like it’s in a snowscene!

gocco print of slate worker's cottage

I do like putting in a photo of all the cards drying in the rack:

gocco prints of slate worker's cottage

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6 Responses to Slate worker’s cottage gocco prints

  1. Gerrie November 14, 2008 at 10:39 pm #

    I just love these architectural prints that you are doing.

  2. Jennifer Rose November 14, 2008 at 11:47 pm #

    I really like the effects the different coloured paper has on the print :)

  3. Vicki W November 15, 2008 at 3:36 am #

    These are lovely!

  4. Fiona D November 22, 2008 at 7:04 pm #

    love the different variations – my favourite is the khadi paper one

  5. pippa November 24, 2008 at 10:17 pm #

    Great gocco prints,and I love the socks

  6. Anna Richard March 8, 2009 at 1:24 pm #

    The slate cot 6 picture is really nice.