Art and Craft of Wood Engraving

Chris Daunt
This practical book is a step-by-step guide to the process of wood engraving. With a strong emphasis on drawing a design, it explains the range of mark-making, texture and tonal subtleties that are so unique to this form of relief printmaking. It provides inspiration on a range of subjects, as well as close examination of the effects that can be achieved.
Art and Craft of Wood Engraving by Chris Daunt

About the author

Chris Daunt is a wood engraver, teacher and maker of engraving blocks. He is a former chairman of the Society of Wood Engravers.

Press Reviews

A wonderful introduction to anyone seeking to furnish themselves with some essential background and practical knowledge of this fascinating subject. A book that cannot fail to set the new engraver firmly on a well-informed path.

- Blaze Cyan, Printmaking Today