Online Workshops

Color and Prints: color scheme explorations via ZOOM

with Amaryllis Siniossoglou

Section 1: Fridays 11:00 AM-1:00PM  (EST)
January 15, 22, 29 and February 5, 12, 19, 26 and March 5, 2021 – This section is full. Email to be put on the waiting list

Section 2: Thursdays 5-7 PM (EST)
January 21 – March 11, 2021 – This section is full. Email to be put on the waiting list

Sliding Scale registration fee:  $200-$450

Limited to 6 participants           

This 8-week workshop will provide participants the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of color mixing using Caligo Safe Wash relief inks or any printing inks of their choice. Relaxing and meditative color exercises will be followed by four wood block projects. Emphasis will be given to color interpretation, value, intensity and temperature, high and low contrast, transparency and opacity, layering and color interaction, printing surface and ink properties. Traditional and experimental relief techniques will be addressed including carving, color, multiple block registration, press and hand printing. Participants will create a portfolio including individual color charts for future reference and a series of expressive color prints.

There is no need for a press. All levels are welcome.

Workshop format: Zoom meeting will include presentations, hands-on demonstrations, group and one-on-one discussions, studio time.

Materials needed include:

woodblock
carving tools
ink
paper
brayer
A full list of materials will be sent upon registration.