Fall 2020 continuing education classes are being taught remotely. Studio classes have live remote meetings. Basic requirements to take a class are an internet connection, computer, and an internet linked camera (like a cell phone). Most classes will be hosted through Zoom or MassArt Moonami. For specific course requirements, contact the CE office at ce@massart.edu or your instructor. Fall classes are still being added--check again soon.

Introduction to Relief Printing


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This online course features the following types of interaction:

  • Live meetings
  • Live critiques
An introduction to relief printing, exploring woodcut and related processes. Of all printmaking techniques, relief printing is the most ancient. It is a process characterized by an appealing directness of making an image and by the simplicity of its graphic and expressive qualities. In this course, participant learn how to carve and create bold compositions using both traditional and experimental relief techniques. Participants explore color woodcuts an reduction methods using proper registration and practicing hand printing.

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