Print Courses

  • Visiting Artist Sameer Farooq learning relief printing with Artist Member Pamela Dodds.
  • Artist Member Pudy Tong offering instruction in stone lithography.
  • Artist Member Meggan Winsley offering CMYK screenprinting instruction.
  • Artist Member Laine Groeneweg offering copper plate etching instruction.

Please review our visiting guide here.

Open Studio offers printmaking classes, private instruction, tours and demos throughout the year. Our education program is ideal for beginners and advanced printmakers. Please browse our shop to learn more about different printmaking techniques including collagraph, etching, letterpress, linocut, lithography, monotype, photopolymer gravure, screenprinting, woodcut and many more. Not sure where to start? Check out our print glossary.

UPDATE: Proof of Vaccination
Please note that until further notice, all education programs (including private instruction) and custom printing, require the participants to provide proof of vaccination.

The health and safety of our community is our top priority. We have policies and procedures in place for working safely in our studio, based on public health recommendations. Because of the extended periods of time instructors and education participants spend together in the studio, Open Studio will require all students and instructors to provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 when arriving for the first day of class. Please provide the following:

  • Enhanced Vaccine Certificate [QR code], paper or digital copy. Available for download here
  • Proof of identification that lists your name and date of birth (FAQs here)

All courses and workshops take place at Open Studio, 401 Richmond Street West, Suite 104, Toronto, Ontario.

  • Join our newsletter for schedule updates.
  • Our education program is open to everyone with or without printmaking experience.
  • We provide small class sizes to accommodate different learning styles and offer a personalized experience.
  • We also offer one-on-one / private instruction.
  • Registration is limited and is on a first-come, first-served basis; read our registration policy here.
  • COVID-19 Policy Update: please note that we would not be issuing refunds or credits if a class were to be interrupted by a tightening of public health measures.
  • We are currently limiting educational programming participation to those who are over 16 years of age (permission of Parent or Guardian required if under 18).
  • Have more questions? Please email.