PRINTMAKING

Beginning Printmaking

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.

Beginning Printmaking (780)

Deborah Mattson, Print Studio
Wednesdays, June 10 - July 29
1:30 - 4 pm/8 weeks
$185/Members: $165

Beginning Printmaking (781)

Deborah Mattson, Print Studio
Wednesdays, June 10 - July 29
6:30 - 9 pm/8 weeks
$185/Members: $165

Printmaking Studio (784)

Deborah Mattson, Print Studio
Open Studio Hours, June 10 - August 1
Variable times/8 weeks
$185/Members: $165

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.

Block Printing (786)

Trevor Grabill, Print Studio
Thursdays, June 11 - July 30
6:30 - 9 pm/8 weeks
$185/Members: $165

Relief printing carved blocks is one of the oldest, simplest, and most versatile tools for reproducing art. Develop your relief printing skills in this class for everyone. Learn the ins and outs of carving and printing linoleum and woodblocks, benefit from the KIA s well-stocked collection of tools and equipment. Discuss your work in a community of like-minded makers. Please bring drawings or reference photos to the first class.

Block Printing on Fabric (788)

Deborah Mattson, Print Studio
Thursdays, June 11 - July 30
1:30 - 4 pm/8 weeks
$185/Members: $165

Using techniques developed by surface designer Jen Hewitt, we ll be carving blocks to print your own fabric designs. Learn to use your own images to print different types of surface design patterns, resulting in unique fabric for your textile projects! Printmaking experience is helpful but not required.

Summer Fun with Your Pet (791)

Caitlyn Pelfresne, Print Studio
Saturday, June 20
Noon -5 pm/One day
$100/Members $80

Celebrate your pet with a custom portrait! No experience necessary. Basics will be covered in this make & take workshop. Before the workshop, you'll receive an email with instructions to submit a photo of your fur-baby (cell phone photos work fine!) You'll take home 10 handmade portraits. All materials provided. Images available on the instructor's website at www.caitlyngail.com

Intermediate 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.

Intermediate Printmaking (782)

Deborah Mattson, Print Studio
Wednesdays, June 10 - July 29
1:30 - 4 pm/8 weeks
$185/Members: $165

Intermediate Printmaking (783)

Deborah Mattson, Print Studio
Wednesdays, June 10 - July 29
6:30 - 9 pm/8 weeks
$185/Members: $165

Screen Printing Basics (785)

Caitlyn Pelfresne, Print Studio
Tuesdays, June 9 - July 28
6:30 - 9:00 pm/8 weeks
$185/Members: $165

This course covers the basics of screen printing. Develop your own design or image to print on paper or fabric. Make your own cards, posters, or gifts. No prior experience in printmaking required. You may also work independently and finish projects or further develop your skills.

Intro to Lithography (787)

Deborah Mattson, Print Studio
Tuesdays, June 9 - July 28
1:30 - 4 pm/8 weeks
$185/Members: $165

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.

Gyotaku (Fish Printing) (790)

Deborah Mattson, Print Studio
Saturday, July 18
1 - 5 pm/One day
$100/Members $80

Gyotaku is the centuries-old printmaking technique used by Japanese fishermen to record the exact details of their trophy fish. You will learn how to make your own prints using the Print Studio s collection of cast rubber gyatoku fish. Contemporary artists use this printmaking method to create prints of three-dimensional objects like shoes and even automobiles. Have fun experimenting with this technique, as well as recording your own fish specimens.

Screenprinting Remixed (792)

Caitlyn Pelfresne, Print Studio
Sunday, July 12
1 - 5 pm/One day
$100/Members $80

This exploratory workshop teaches you all of the surprising ways you can bring screenprinting home. You'll explore a number of techniques to make monoprints and editions that don't require any expensive equipment. You'll leave with test prints on paper or fabric, specific instructions, expert advice and supply lists to incorporate screenprinting into your practice.