How to Make a Mezzotint? History & Complete Process.

Mezzotint is a printmaking technique that originated in the 17th century and is known for its ability to produce rich, tonal images with a distinctive velvety texture. The word “mezzotint” is derived from the Italian “mezzo-tinto,” a word, meaning “half-tinted,” reflecting the technique’s emphasis on tonal gradations. The technique is known for its meticulous and time-consuming printing process. The key […]