Dirk Hagner

Dirk Hagner

San Juan Capistrano, CA
The Secondaries Devour the Primaries, Drypoint, Relief, Monotype
21 x 16

“The Secondaries Devour the Primaries” is made using drypoint, relief, letterpress, monotype printed on recto and verso on Chinese calligraphy practice paper and was made in 2010.

Plastic plate for drypoint
Etched linoleum for color relief
Polymer for letterpress
Plastic plate for monotype

Akua etching ink
Graphic Chemical relief inks

Drypoint first, followed by relief, followed by letterpress, some of it on verso.
Finally a transparent white is printed as monotype over the face.