Come explore the many printmaking techniques that are taught in our Print Lab, including linocut, screen printing, etching, and collagraphs. Our Tour of Printmaking classes can prepare you for a PrintLab membership, allowing you personal access to our PrintLab.

 

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Tour of Printmaking 1

Let this class take you on an exploration through a variety of printmaking processes! Students will make a set of their own prints and learn the history and process of four unique methods of printmaking: Relief, Lithography, Intaglio, and Monotype.

  • Level: Beginner to Intermediate
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Instructor: Fredricks
  • Ages: 13+
  • Class Size: 1-6
  • Fee: $165.00
  • Supplies Needed: All supplies are provided.
  • Course ID: PRT7103A / PRT7103B
  • Date(s): Session 1: Jan 11 – Feb 1, 2017 / Session 2: Apr 3-24, 2017
  • Day of week: Wednesday / Monday
  • Time: 6-8 pm

Tour of Printmaking 2

Take on the next level of printmaking exploration in this special class! Students will harness the power of etching on zinc plates and combine foil, feathers, tape, cardboard, and string into texturally and tonally rich collagraph prints.

  • Level: Beginner to Intermediate
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Instructor: Fredricks
  • Ages: 13+
  • Class Size: 1-6
  • Fee: $165.00
  • Supplies Needed: All supplies are provided.
  • Course IDs: Session 1 PRT7104A / Session 2 PRT7104B
  • Session 1: Jan 9-30, 2017 / Mondays from 6-8 pm
  • Session 2: Apr 1-22, 2017 / Saturdays from 1-3 pm

Screen Printing 1: Introduction Workshop

Come join the DIY culture of screen printing! This one-day workshop will introduce the foundations of screen printing to create a unique work of art. Recommended Materials: Micron pens, Sharpie markers, clear packing tape, tracing paper, sketchbook and pencils.  **Please wear clothing you are comfortable getting dirty.

  • Level: Beginner to Intermediate
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Instructor: Fredricks
  • Ages: 13+
  • Class Size: 1-6
  • Fee: $44.00
  • Supplies Needed: All supplies are provided.
  • Course ID: PRT7101A / PRT7101B
  • Session 1: Feb 4, 2017 / Saturday from 12-2 pm
  • Session 2: Mar 17, 2017 / Friday from 6-8 pm

Screen Printing 2: Rock ‘n Roll Reductive Poster

Are you a fan of rock ‘n roll, blues, jazz, folk, funk or any other groovy music? Well, don’t just say it, PRINT IT! Capture the music and atmosphere of your favorite band, an imaginary band or your own band with your very own gig poster. This class will focus on the reductive screen printing process to create colorful posters.  Please wear clothing you are comfortable getting dirty.

  • Level: Intermediate to Advanced
  • Prerequisites: Screen Printing 1: Introduction Workshop, or demonstrated competency in screen printing.
  • Instructor: Fredricks
  • Ages: 13+
  • Class Size: 1-3
  • Fee: $210.00
  • Supplies Needed: Screen printing supplies provided. Other recommended materials: tracing paper, sumi-e ink and brushes, micron pens, Sharpie markers, clear packing tape, masking tape, apron, sketchbook, and pencils.
  • Course ID: PRT7102A
  • Date(s): Mar 5-26, 2017
  • Day of week: Sunday
  • Time: 12-3 pm