Kitchen Table Printing

Saturday, May 27, 2017, 10-5
Trace monotypes, or transfer drawing is a method of transferring ink with the touch of a tool to the surface of the paper. This way of working is full of expressive possibilities. This workshop will cover ways of working in monotype without a press.

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Simple Book Structures for Printmakers

Saturday & Sunday, June 3-4, 2017, 10-4
This course introduces basic bookbinding structures (pamphlet stitch, accordion fold and drum leaf binding) that will allow printmakers (and other artists) to create their own handmade artists' books.

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Introduction to Woodcut

Saturday & Sunday, June 10-11, 2017, 10-5
Welcome to the wonderfully direct and accessible art and craft of woodcut! There is nothing like the meditative process of carving a block and bringing an image to life. In this workshop you will learn all you need to know to get started or to expand your carving and printing techniques.

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Over and Above: Creating Multi-Plate Prints with Photopolymer and other Techniques

Thursday - Sunday, June 22-25, 2017
This workshop extends your photopolymer prints by layering additional plates into each print. We’ll explore a few techniques for those plates: aluminum plates that can be etched with texture (spit bite), Plexi plates with drypoint lines, and painterly monoprint plates.

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Monotype Improvisation Intensive

Tuesday-Saturday, June 27-July 1, 2017, 10-5
Play and improvise in this intensive 5-day workshop as a means to generate ideas, expand visual vocabulary and take a deep dive into the many ways of approaching monotypes.

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Green Printmaking Certificate: Intaglio

July 6-30, 2017, 10-5
Green Printmaking Certificate: Intaglio - 25 days of latest, best practices in safer intaglio.

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Prints from Observation

Wednesday - Saturday, August 2-5, 2017, 10-5
In this exciting four day workshop, we’ll be working directly from the landscape and in sessions with a figure model. Both subjects will provide students with starting points from which to develop their own expressive interpretations with the use of monotype and drypoint.

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The Versatility of Aquatint

Tuesday-Wednesday, August 8-9, 2017, 10-5
Aquatint is one of the major techniques within intaglio and offers many possibilities to enrich your etchings. In this two-day workshop the participant will get demonstrations and time to practice the following: acrylic airbrush aquatint basics, the wax pencil resist method, spit-bite and the use of acrylics to produce tone on an aquatinted plate

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Engraving with Barry Moser

Friday - Sunday, August 11-13, 2017, 10-5
In this three-day workshop you will learn the rudiments of how to draw for the engraving process, prepare a block, transfer images, hold and sharpen the tools, engrave an image, ink a block and finally how to pull a proof by hand.

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