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Color in the Summer with Joyce Silverstone

Joyce Silverstone
Wednesday-Friday, July 24-26, 10-5
$315 members, $350 non-members
$40 materials fee covers ink, plates, paper

This workshop is full.  Call to put your name on the waiting list.

During this workshop we will delve into color theory applied to monotype printmaking. Akua Intaglio Inks are particularly well suited for exploring how to print subtle layers of color. We will be printing on PETG plates that are thin, transparent plastic. PETG is thin enough to print well either face up or face down for easy registration and printing of multiple color plates. We will print with complimentary and analogous colors by employing subtractive monotype techniques, and adding surface rolls to integrate and harmonize these printed colors. We will practice mixing beautiful neutral grays and earth tones to gain control and confidence while printing with color.

This workshop is open to beginners with no printmaking experience as well as experienced printmakers. It can also be used as an introduction or a re-fresher course for those familiar with monotype printmaking and how to work with Akua Intaglio Inks.