Color Enrichment to Use of Plant Leaves in Eco Printing "An Applied Study"


  • Ruaa Ali Jebur University of Babylon/ College of Fine Art/ Graphic
  • Assad Jawad Abdmuslim University of Babylon/ College of Fine Art/ pottery



Environmental printing Color plant leaves


            The current study is concerned with the color enrichment of plant leaves in environmental printing because of their aesthetic and artistic values that work to achieve the expressive dimension in graphic works.  The research included four chapters. The first chapter contained the research problem, the importance of the research, the need for it, and the goal of the research, which includes: producing graphic works by employing plant leaves with various color effects using environmental printing technology. The first chapter also contained the limits of the research and definition of terminology. The second chapter included the theoretical framework and previous studies, which contained two sections. The first section included color and its physical effect. The second section included environmental printing, its techniques and characteristics, while the third chapter included research procedures that included the research community, its sample, and the methodology. Research in addition to forming models using environmental printing technology. The fourth chapter included the results of the research, the most important of which are:

  • The stabilizing agent iron (II) sulfate in (Model 2) indicates shades of orange in the work floor and black and green in the plant.
  • 2- The stabilizing agent sodium chloride (table salt) in (Model 3) indicates a gray and black color, and also the deer blood powder gives shades of a clear orange color. As for the conclusions: -
  • The change in color gradients is directly related to the stabilizing factors.
  • Some of the colors obtained were not the same as the color of the original plant, and the plant left different colors by changing the type of stabilizers.

 The research also included a list of sources, references, as well as a summary of the research in English.   


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Color Enrichment to Use of Plant Leaves in Eco Printing "An Applied Study". (2024). Al-Academy , 153-170.

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