Akua Ink Printmaking

Participants will use water soluble Akua inks and experiment with mark-making using rollers, brushes and crayons to create layered painterly prints.

No prior printing experience necessary and materials are included.

Available Sessions:

  • Akua Ink Printmaking
    $225
    Starts: October 14, 2017
    Ends: October 15, 2017
    11:00am - 4:00pm
    Instructor: Astrid Ho

Participants will use water soluble Akua inks and experiment with mark-making using rollers, brushes and crayons to create layered painterly prints.

No prior printing experience necessary and materials are included.

Photo Lithography

Participants will use light sensitive photo litho plates to transform photographs, digital images and drawings into lithographs.

No prior printing experience necessary and materials are included.

Available Sessions:

  • Photo Lithography
    $335
    Starts: November 18, 2017
    Ends: November 19, 2017
    10:00am - 6:00pm
    Instructor: Pudy Tong

Participants will use light sensitive photo litho plates to transform photographs, digital images and drawings into lithographs.

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: December 2, 2017
    Ends: December 3, 2017
    10:00am - 4:00pm
    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.

Linocut

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

Available Sessions:

  • Linocut
    $225
    Starts: November 25, 2017
    Ends: November 26, 2017
    11:00am - 4:00pm
    Instructor: Pamela Dodds

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

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: October 28, 2017
    Ends: October 29, 2017
    11:00am - 4:00pm
    Instructor: Olga Wieczorek

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.