November Saturdays 1-3pm|
Alternative Printmaking November
Use household items and a variety of techniques to create unique pieces of art!
Time & Location
November Saturdays 1-3pm
Main Entrance , 627 E Broadway, Alton, IL 62002, USA
About the Event
Unlike traditional printmaking where you produce multiples of an image using one process, this class gives you the freedom to use as many processes as you see fit to make one unique print!
Jacoby Arts Center, 627 E Broadway Alton, IL 62002, East Gallery (Broadway Entrance)
November 4, 11, 18 (NO CLASS the week of Thanksgiving!)
$60 per three week session
Students will create prints using watercolors, screen print ink, graphite, and charcoal on silkscreens. You'll make stencils and use ordinary household objects to bring your prints to life. Along with learning and practicing these processes, you'll also take away a general knowledge of how printmaking works - from the types of inks used, to the tools and supplies needed to successfully screen print!
1st week - Introduction to alternative printing - using printing tools & materials - drawing on silk screen with graphite, charcoal & chalk
2nd week- Learning to print with watercolor
3rd week- Printing with silk screen ink
4th week- Learning to make stencils and flats - combining multiple methods of Monoprinting
All class supplies are included in class price. If desired- bring an apron and towel for personal use to protect clothing from inks.
Intro to Printmaking November
3 week session