This course provides a broad introduction to 3 basic printmaking processes. Learn about intaglio techniques by creating a drypoint and etching, create unique prints with monoprint and carve blocks for relief printing.
Learn how to do a photopolymer etching - the safest and quickest method for creating photographic imagery in etching. Also known as solar plate etching, this is an easy and innovative way to create intaglio and photo etchings without the use of acid and other harmful chemicals.
Monotype Printmaking Workshop
This comprehensive workshop will introduce you to one of the most liberating forms of printmaking, with an emphasis on experimentation and creativity. Learn to create innovative one-of-a-kind prints using drawing, painting and collage.
Intro to Screenprinting
You will create handmade and photographic stencils and learn to use a vacuum press and exposure unit to expose screens. Explore the wide range of techniques in this versatile medium. Silkscreen allows you to easily print hand-drawn, photographic, and digital imagery on paper, fabric, and other surfaces in a variety of colors.
Collage and Adhesives
This intensive workshop will de-mystify the world of adhesives and methods for using them. The class will begin with demonstrations on how to use various pressure, heat, and wet adhesives. Each adhesive has its own unique characteristic that lends itself to certain methods and materials.