Woodcut class 2016
INTRO TO PRINTMAKING
with Julia Elsas
5 weeks, Tuesdays, 6 – 9 pm
March 14 – April 11, 2017
This course provides an exciting introduction to a broad range of printmaking techniques and processes. Start with colorful and versatile monoprints; explore quintessential intaglio techniques; and delve into the world of relief printmaking. We will cover important trans-process techniques such as paper prep, ink modification, chine collé, registration, and printing with multiple plates.
* This class uses only waterbased non-toxic inks.
Julia Elsas is an accomplished Brooklyn-based artist. She is an Adjunct Professor at Montclair State University and SUNY Purchase. juliaelsas.com
with Karen Lederer
4 weeks, Thursdays 6-9 pm
March 30 – April 20, 2017
This comprehensive workshop will introduce you to one of the most liberating forms of printmaking, with an emphasis on experimentation and creativity. You will create innovative, colorful, one-of-a-kind prints using drawing, painting and collage. Explore color mixing, brushwork, image transfer, ghost images, stencils and unique tools. We will achieve a brilliant and rich palette with the most advanced waterbased non-toxic materials, and create highly developed monotypes.
Karen Lederer is an accomplished New York artist and educator. Exhibitions include Driscoll Babcock Gallery, IPCNY, RISD Museum, and many others. karenlederer.com
Screenprinting class, summer 2015