Warhol’s Wife is an Australian art supplies brand; A brand created by artists especially for artists. Not only functional, the 4 inch Warhol’s Wife hard rubber roller also looks good, boasting an attractive lime green handle that makes it easy to find and hard to lose.
The 4 inch (100mm) Warhol’s Wife hard rubber roller is ideal for printmaking ink application. Any surface can benefit from the use of a Warhol’s Wife hard rubber roller. Think dry point etching plates, Japanese wood blocks, Gelli plates, Lino, the list goes on. Try using a 4” rubber roller for skilled printmaking and solar plate etching work; you’ll never want to use a different brand roller ever again. Or use the Warhol’s Wife roller as a great printmaking tool for kids, perfect for foam or rubber plate printing. Kids will love spreading paint with this roller too as it will create great textures on canvas and paper.
If you have ever been disappointed after buying a rubber roller because it became rickety, and felt too light to do the job when you used it at home or in the studio, then this is the roller for you. The 4” Warhol’s Wife rubber roller is a professional colour roller completely unique in its quality, design, and size. No artist, printmaker, or graphic designer has the complete artist kit until they have this sturdy piece in their hands.
Cover this rubber roller in whatever medium you choose. It’s oil and water-resistant with a firm core material. This roller is effective and durable.
The 4 inch/100mm rubber roll itself is seamless and gives great coverage to all printmaking techniques. Try it with block, chine-collé, relief, and intaglio printing. Perfect to use with both water-based and oil-based inks. Made with longevity in mind, the binding parts of this roller are made from metal not plastic, and so can handle some tough love from any printmaker.
If you think about it, the many uses and techniques a rubber roller can bring to the art table are too many to mention. When you hold this roller in your hand and use it, you will feel and see why it’s high on the list of the best rubber rollers out there.
The 4” Warhol’s Wife hard rubber roller is also perfect for book binders who love to work with papers, boxboard and glues.
The Warhol’s Wife hard rubber roller range also includes a 2” (50mm) roller.