Printmaking courses encourage the mastery of traditional techniques as well as experimentation and innovation. Explore etching, lithography, silkscreen, relief, photographic print processes, drawing, and more.

Screen printing is an old and versatile process with many modern uses. We present a variety of techniques and contemporary fine art applications of silkscreen printing. Students are guided through the transformation of an idea to printed image and encouraged to take a creative approach. The emphasis is on experimentation, … Read more

Start Date

01/22

Meeting Day

Wednesday

End Date

05/06

Faculty

Carlos Alvarez

Time

6pm–10pm

Credits

3

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A presentation of basic intaglio skills: drypoint, hard and soft ground etching, and aquatint. Emphasis is on using the craft and the process of printmaking to explore the more familiar ideas of line, value, and form. This course is a hybrid studio/critique. Beginning Etching and intermediate Etching classes meet at … Read more

Start Date

01/28

Meeting Day

Tuesday

End Date

05/05

Faculty

Catarina Coelho

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

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A presentation of More complex intaglio skills: drypoint, hard and soft ground etching, and aquatint. Emphasis is on using the craft and the process of printmaking to explore the more familiar ideas of line, value, and form. Students work on projects of increasing complexity. This course is a hybrid studio/critique. … Read more

Start Date

01/28

Meeting Day

Tuesday

End Date

05/05

Faculty

Catarina Coelho

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

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Create hand-made books incorporating letterpress-printed text and imagery. Learn how to hand-set metal and wood type, as well as use a variety of image-making techniques including pressure printing and printing from hand-carved linoleum blocks. Experiment with a variety of papers and learn how to achieve proper print quality on a … Read more

Start Date

01/28

Meeting Day

Tuesday

End Date

05/05

Faculty

Alice Stanne, Keith Cross

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

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Anyone who yearns to bring a little texture back into their lives with ink, paper, and type will enjoy this one-day letterpress workshop. This workshop is an introduction to letterpress printing and manual typesetting for the complete beginner to the moderately-experienced letterpress devotee. You’ll learn to use a job stick, … Read more

Start Date

02/08

Meeting Day

Saturday

End Date

02/08

Faculty

Keith Cross

Time

9am–6pm

Credits

0

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White Line woodcut is a technique developed by Blanche Lazell in the 1920’s. Inspired by European modernism and American crafts techniques, Lazell developed this simple woodblock method to simplify some of the techniques used in Japanese woodblock printing. In this class, you will start with carving linear drawings in a … Read more

Start Date

02/29

Meeting Day

Saturday and Sunday

End Date

03/01

Faculty

Lisa Houck

Time

10am–4pm

Credits

0

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Anyone who yearns to bring a little texture back into their lives with ink, paper, and type will enjoy this one-day letterpress workshop. This workshop is an introduction to letterpress printing and manual typesetting for the complete beginner to the moderately-experienced letterpress devotee. You’ll learn to use a job stick, … Read more

Start Date

03/21

Meeting Day

Saturday

End Date

03/21

Faculty

Keith Cross

Time

9am–6pm

Credits

0

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In the Letterpress/Book Arts 2-day workshop, you’ll learn how to create hand-made books incorporating your own letterpress-printed text and imagery. On the first day, you’ll learn how to set metal and wood type and print on a Vandercook flatbed cylinder press. You’ll learn how to plan a layout and compose … Read more

Start Date

04/25

Meeting Day

Saturday and Sunday

End Date

04/26

Faculty

Alice Stanne, Keith Cross

Time

9am–5pm

Credits

0

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