PRINTMAKING

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Spring

Beginning Printmaking (750)

Deborah Mattson, Print Studio
Wednesdays, April 11 - May 16
1 - 3:30 pm/6 weeks
$160/Members: $140

Prerequisite: Beginning Drawing or equivalent
You'll be introduced to two fundamental processes of printmaking: relief and intaglio. Learn new skills in a supportive atmosphere while becoming familiar with the tools and methods associated with these basic print mediums. Bring subject matter to the first class.

Printmaking Studio (752)

Deborah Mattson, Print Studio
Open Studio Hours, April 10 - May 17
Variable times/6 weeks
$160/Members: $140

Prerequisite: Departmental approval
Do you have a special project in mind or just need quality studio time? Printmaking Studio is designed for the experienced, independent artist/printmaker who would like to utilize our well-equipped printmaking studio. Enrollment includes storage and access to equipment during Open Studio Hours. Students must arrange to meet with instructor the first week to review shop rules and safety. Materials are available for purchase.

Go Green! Monotypes & Collagraphs (754)

Tamara Hirzel, Print Studio
Thursdays, April 12 - May 17
1 - 3:30 pm/6 weeks
$160/Members: $140

Come explore the fun, intuitive methods of monotype and collagraph printmaking without solvents! Using oil-based inks that clean up with soap and water, we will create dynamic, multi-colored prints from collage printing plates and stencils. This is a great low tech, direct way to print!

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Monotype Techniques (756)

Debbi Hands-Kreps, Print Studio
Thursdays, April 12 - April 26
6:30 - 9 pm/3 weeks
$80/Members: $70

Direct and expressive, monotypes join the radiant qualities of prints and the spontaneity of painting. Use pastels, inks and paints to expand your drawing, painting and color sensibilities to create unique prints. Bring sketches and/or photographs to first class.

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Intermediate Printmaking (751)

Deborah Mattson, Print Studio
Wednesdays, April 11 - May 16
1 - 3:30 pm/6 weeks
$160/Members: $140

Prerequisite: Beginning Printmaking
Further develop your printmaking skills while investigating the possibilities that printmaking processes offer. Etching, multi- color printing, registration systems, and printing of editions will be covered. Bring previous prints, work-in-progress, sketches, and ideas to the first class.

Intro to Lithography (755)

Deborah Mattson, Print Studio
Tuesdays, April 10 - May 15
1:30 - 4 pm/6 weeks
$160/Members: $140

Prerequisite: Beginning Drawing or equivalent.
Discover the magic of combining image development, chemistry, and hands-on printing in this introductory course. By drawing directly onto aluminum plates with litho pencils, crayons, and washes, you ll create a unique image that can be printed multiple times. Step-by-step instruction takes you through the basics of plate preparation, press operation, inking, and printing. You ll enjoy drawing and printing your own image with the potential of creating an edition of prints.

Block Printing (757)

Trevor Grabill, Print Studio
Wednesdays, April 11 - May 16
6:30 - 9 pm/6 weeks
$160/Members: $140

Printing carved blocks, also known as relief printing, is one of the oldest, simplest, and most versatile tools for reproducing art. Develop your relief-printing skills in this class for everyone from brand-new beginners to advanced practicing printmakers. Learn the ins and outs of carving and printing linoleum and wood blocks, benefit from the KIA's well-stocked collection of tools and equipment, and discuss your work in a community of like-minded makers. Please bring drawings or reference photos to the first class.