Mokuhanga Intensive

Participants will find out how to transfer and carve an image into a woodblock, which is then inked and hand printed on Japanese paper. Japanese woodblock printing is distinguished by the use of transparent and opaque water-based pigments and requires a hand printing tool.

No prior printing experience necessary. Materials are included.

Available Sessions:

  • Mokuhanga Intensive
    $320
    Starts: April 28, 2017
    Ends: April 30, 2017
    11:00am - 5:00pm
    Instructor: Elizabeth Forrest

Participants will find out how to transfer and carve an image into a woodblock, which is then inked and hand printed on Japanese paper. Japanese woodblock printing is distinguished by the use of transparent and opaque water-based pigments and requires a hand printing tool.

No prior printing experience necessary. 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.

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

No prior printing experience necessary and materials are included.

 

Available Sessions:

  • Collagraph
    $220
    Starts: July 15, 2017
    Ends: July 22, 2017
    10:00am - 3:00pm
    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.

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

No prior printing experience necessary and materials are included.

 

Abstract Monotype on a Lithography Press

Participants will be introduced to the dynamic possibilities of monotyping on a lithography press. Hands on demonstrations will cover positive and negative mark making, paper handling, ink modification, and proper printing strategies.

No prior printing experience necessary and materials are included.

Available Sessions:

  • Abstract Monotype on a Lithography Press
    $220
    Starts: April 29, 2017
    Ends: April 30, 2017
    10:00am - 3:00pm
    Instructor: Eric Euler

Participants will be introduced to the dynamic possibilities of monotyping on a lithography press. Hands on demonstrations will cover positive and negative mark making, paper handling, ink modification, and proper printing strategies.

No prior printing experience necessary and materials are included.