April 30 - May 21
This workshop offers five weeks of exploration in screenprinting. It's a great introduction to this versatile medium or an opportunity for those with experience to refresh their skills and try new techniques.
April 30 - May 21
Saturday-Sunday, May 4-5
Come learn an exciting alternative to traditional collagraph and photo printmaking methods! In this workshop participants will make two different kinds of collagraph plates using screen printing technologies and digital or drawn images.
Saturday, May 11
Learn the basics of photo screen printing in this one day intensive! Over the course of the day students will produce a small edition of prints and leave with the skills to take screen printing to the next level.
Saturday & Sunday, May 18-19
Learn this easy Lithography process from Master Printer Carolyn Muskat. This process offers many possibilities for printing photographic and drawn imagery.
Saturday & Sunday, June 1-2
In this workshop we will learn how to plan, carve and print a color reduction block, in which progressive layers of carving and color printing yield rich, vibrant images.
Saturday & Sunday, June 22-23
Join Carol Wax, mezzotint master and author of "The Mezzotint: History and Technique" in this non-traditional approach to non-acid etching. This workshop presents myriad methods for working in the mezzotint manner that don’t entail use of acids, solvents, or rocking plates.
Tuesday-Saturday, June 25-29
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.
July 1-20, 2019
After eighteen years of research and practice in safer intaglio, Zea Mays Printmaking is offering an intensive summer Certificate Program to train printmakers in the latest, best practices in safer intaglio. The Green Printmaking Certificate: Intaglio consolidates our knowledge about etching into an intensive 21-day training program.
Monday-Friday, July 29 - August 2
Spend a week creating a multiple-plate color etching and seeing it through from start to finish! In this Advanced Etching workshops, artists will conceive of a print from day 1 and work with the instructor to map out a plan to create a finished print.
Saturday-Sunday, August 3-4
More than just halftones! This workshop will teach you to create screenprinting stencils through a photographic exposure process. We will cover a variety of methods for making positives, from digitally printed to hand drawn and painted. No computer experience necessary.
Monday-Sunday, August 5-11
The intersection of printmaking and photography is rich with creative possibilities. This week-long workshop is dedicated to exploring photopolymer intaglio.
Tuesday-Saturday, August 13-17
5-day intensive covering the Japanese method of multicolor woodblock printing, with brushes and watercolors and hand pressure.