Is there such a thing as too many hobbies? Riso duplicators are a fun and tactile way to create prints using a variety of soy-based inks. Each layer of color is applied using separate drums of ink, allowing for an effect not unlike screen-printing. Below are samples of recent Riso prints I’ve made.

 

portrait of Eddie Murphy on pink astrobright paper using medium blue and bright red Riso ink

portrait of a german shepherd using federal blue, red, and blue Riso ink

portrait of a french bulldog using burgundy, teal, and bright red Riso ink

portrait of a goat with the words