Daylight in the Garden
Created by Ouida Touchon
A classic garden urn surrounded by plant life and songbirds. The image is a linocut print with the addition of vintage songbird collage details which have foam board backing to give them a sense of dimensionality. Hand-printed on Japanese paper. The urn itself is printed on Japanese Kitakata paper. It is then chine colle'd to the heavy acid free white base sheet. In this print, the songbirds are collaged onto 1/8" foam board, and then cut out carefully with a jeweler's saw and adhered to the image with acid-free glue. This gives it a low relief appearance with is evident in the detail photo. These antique bird engravings to ornament this garden fantasy. The print is mounted on heavy acid free white paper and shipped with a backboard and cello sleeve. It is one of a kind and is signed by the artist.