A little taste of Amsterdam here in the woods of Arnhem: two wonderful graduation posters made for and at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie, a souvenir in memory of my job as workshop supervisor there.
Making the poster for the final show is how I graduated myself back in 1998.
Screenprinted end work by Luca ‘Charli’ Carboni at the Graphic Design department.
After having worked with students for over 5 years, the 2015 final exam exhibition marks THE END of my part time job supervising the Gerrit Rietveld Academie shop for screenprinting on paper.
Sadly my trusted ink manufacturer Unico, located in Ternat, Begium went bankrupt.
I’ve been using their high quality AQ waterbased inks for almost 20 years, and with pleasure. It won’t be easy to find an alternative…
Made from color test sheets collected over the year at Gerrit Rietveld Academie shop for screenprinting on paper.
Image courtesy Mariko Okazaki.
For her graduation project at the graphic design department, Mariko Okazaki connected the principles of weaving techniques to the possibilities of screenprinting.
Printed at Gerrit Rietveld Academie shop for screenprinting on paper.
Screenprinted at Kees Maas Zeefdruk, Amsterdam
Voila! Gabrielle showing the Rietveld Fashion Show Poster
Screenprinted in opaque white plus reflective ink on black Butterfly 250 grams at Gerrit Rietveld Academie shop for screenprinting on paper.