To extract mastic slits are made on the mastic trees which start to produce “tears.” The mastic is collected after it has finally dried. In some systems of traditional medicine, mastic gum has long been chewed to achieve certain health benefits. Mastic g
Paper Lithography/Gum Arabic Transfers, Also known as paper lithography or xerox lithography is a quick way to make prints. Your paper photocopy actually becomes your plate when the gum arabic interacts with the toner and raises it slightly off the paper.
GUM ARABIC TRANSFER- THE NEXT LEVEL I have mentioned gum arabic transfer in previous posts, it is a technique I use a great deal to start off sketch book pages and allows me to place a photographic element into my compositions.