Originally trained as an industrial designer, Jonathan Mercer adopted wood engraving as his full time profession in the mid eighties after realising the industrial projects he worked on just took too long to come to fruition.

 

 

 

 

Jonathan talks us through the intricate process of carving images and scenes on tiny blocks of Box Wood and then onto producing exquisite works of art on his printing press.

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Author: Lorna Ko