Intensive Etching Workshop


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East 201 Printmaking Studio

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Meeting Day

Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday



This workshop invites participants to experiment with an array of etching techniques, including multiple state open bite and etched textures. Emphasis is put on relief etching techniques: longer acid bites and deep etches. The expressive character of etched matrices are printed using viscosity methods — superimposition and juxtaposition of color. No previous experience required. Copper plates will be provided. Participants are welcome to bring copper (only copper can be etched).

This is an in person class that will meet on MassArt’s campus.

This class has ended.

Catarina Coelho

Catarina Coelho is a mixed-media artist whose drawings and printmaking work explore the subject of landscape as a testimonial site of human interaction with a territory. While her artwork is based in drawing and printmaking, her artistic practice also includes painting and writing. Born in Lisbon, Portugal, Catarina Coelho studied painting and printmaking at the … Read more