Fresh Folds Fun Night: Greeting Card Printmaking (773)Debbi Kreps, Print Studio
Friday, November 15
6 - 9 pm /One night
Celebrate the season with a night out making monotype cards without a press using a remarkable product called "Gelli Plate." By using a combination of paint, soft rubber rollers, color shapers, and stencils, you'll create unique cards and gift tags perfect for giving to your friends and family.
Visiting Artist Workshop
VA Intaglio Texture Crash Course (780)Visiting Artist Workshop with Carrie Lingscheit
Saturday, March 21, 2020, 9 - 5 pm
Sunday, March 22, 2020, noon - 5 pm
Perquisite: Etching experience is recommended
From bold, hard-edged graphics to whisper-subtle tonal gradations " no matter your aesthetic or style, intaglio can deliver! This workshop will introduce multiple methods of creating tone and texture using both etching (ferric chloride on copper) and various non-acid techniques and tool usage. Instructional demos will include toner wash, texture transfer, spit bite, and various other aquatint methods using sprays and stencils. Expect to view and discuss many diverse examples of intaglio print work, discuss complex layering of intaglio techniques, and explore inking and printing methods such as a la poupee. Bring along your in-progress plates, or start something new!
Wrapping Paper Workshop: Printing and Stamping (772)Deborah Mattson, Print Studio
Saturday, November 9
10 am - 4 pm/ One day
Get ready for the holidays by making unique wrapping paper you design yourself. We ll be using the simple printmaking technique of relief stamping using found objects and foam stickers. You ll be amazed at the variety of surface designs you can create, and what kind of objects you can use to print with. Bring a roll of white or brown Kraft paper, or some large sheets of plain paper.