Woodcut

Participants will explore different wood cutting, inking and printing techniques using oil-based inks to create images of two or more colours.

Available Sessions:

  • Woodcut
    $225
    Starts: March 24, 2018
    Ends: March 25, 2018
    11:00am - 4:00pm
    Instructor: Pamela Dodds

Participants will explore different wood cutting, inking and printing techniques using oil-based inks to create images of two or more colours.

Woodcut T-shirt Printing

Participants will learn the basics of printing woodcuts on t-shirts using an etching press. Demonstrations will cover transfer drawing, cutting, inking and printing methods. We will provide two t-shirts per participant.

No prior printing experience necessary and materials are included.

Available Sessions:

  • Woodcut T-shirt Printing
    $225
    Starts: April 14, 2018
    Ends: April 15, 2018
    11:00am - 4:00pm
    Instructor: Eric Euler

Participants will learn the basics of printing woodcuts on t-shirts using an etching press. Demonstrations will cover transfer drawing, cutting, inking and printing methods. We will provide two t-shirts per participant.

No prior printing experience necessary and materials are included.

CMYK Screenprinting

CMYK screenprinting, or four-colour process printing, will be used to convert photographic images into full-colour screenprints. Participants will learn to create halftone colour separations using image editing software.

No prior printing experience necessary and materials are included.

Available Sessions:

  • CMYK Screenprinting
    $250
    Starts: April 9, 2018
    Ends: April 30, 2018
    6:30pm - 9:30pm
    Instructor: Meggan Winsley

CMYK screenprinting, or four-colour process printing, will be used to convert photographic images into full-colour screenprints. Participants will learn to create halftone colour separations using image editing software.

No prior printing experience necessary and materials are included.

Collagraph

Participants will learn about collagraph plate making—originating from collage—by experimenting with non-traditional materials to create colourful and textured multiples.

No prior printing experience necessary and materials are included.

*Please note that this class is split over two days to allow for drying time of plates – two Saturdays.

Available Sessions:

  • Collagraph
    $225
    Starts: March 3, 2018
    Ends: March 10, 2018
    11:00am - 4:00pm
    Instructor: Loree Ovens

Participants will learn about collagraph plate making—originating from collage—by experimenting with non-traditional materials to create colourful and textured multiples.

No prior printing experience necessary and materials are included.

*Please note that this class is split over two days to allow for drying time of plates – two Saturdays.

Photo Etching

Participants will use photopolymer film to transform photographs, digital imagery or drawings into etchings.

No prior printing experience necessary and materials are included.

*Please note that this class is split over two days – two Saturdays.

Available Sessions:

  • Photo Etching
    $330
    Starts: April 21, 2018
    Ends: April 28, 2018
    10:00am - 4:00pm
    Instructor: Alex Thompson

Participants will use photopolymer film to transform photographs, digital imagery or drawings into etchings.

No prior printing experience necessary and materials are included.

*Please note that this class is split over two days – two Saturdays.

Letterpress

Participants will use a Vandercook press to explore letterpress block printing using linocuts, hand-set type and a selection of dingbats and pre-exposed photopolymer plates.

No prior printing experience necessary and materials are included.

Available Sessions:

  • Letterpress
    $225
    Starts: February 24, 2018
    Ends: February 25, 2018
    11:00am - 4:00pm
    Instructor: Brianna Tosswill

Participants will use a Vandercook press to explore letterpress block printing using linocuts, hand-set type and a selection of dingbats and pre-exposed photopolymer plates.

No prior printing experience necessary and materials are included.