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PRINTMAKING

Beginning and Intermediate Print Sampler
Explore the basics of printmaking, or further develop new approaches to your imagery. Students may concentrate in one area or experiment with a variety of techniques including etching, woodcut, monotype, collagraph, silk aquatint, transfer prints and chine collé. Included in the course fee is one additional lab session per week.
Instructor: Barbara Harder
Facility fee: $15 per session
a Tuesdays, 7 - 10pm, Sep 16 - Oct 14
   5 sessions: $175; members: $158
b Tuesdays, 7 - 10pm, Oct 21 - Nov 25 (except Nov 4)
   5 sessions: $175; members: $158
c Tuesdays, 7 - 10pm, Sep 16 - Nov 25 (except Nov 4)
   10 sessions; members: $300

Intermediate Printmaking
Explore printmaking techniques while you develop new approaches to imagery. Concentrate in one area or experiment with many techniques including etching, woodcut, monotype, paper and pronto plate lithography, collagraph, silk aquatint and chine collé.
Instructor: Barbara Harder
Tuesdays, 10am - 2pm, Sep 16 - Dec 2
Facility fee: $25
12 sessions: $539; members: $485

Advanced Printmaking
Give yourself the studio time you’ve always needed. Explore the benefits of printing in multiple layers with intaglio, relief, silk aquatint, solar, polymer and silicone processes, mixed media, chine collé and experimental techniques. This class is designed for the experienced printmaker who is ready for personal artistic investigation. Students will look at artwork, plan individualized approaches and discuss exhibition opportunities. Prerequisite: Beginning and Intermediate Print Sampler or instructor’s permission.
Instructor: Barbara Harder
Wednesdays, 10am - 3pm, Sep 17 - Dec 3 (except Nov 26)
Facility fee: $25
11 sessions: $550; members: $495

Monotype/Monoprint
What’s the difference between a monotype and a monoprint? Discover the answer as you experiment with the endless possibilities of both printmaking approaches. Students will use a variety of techniques to explore additive, subtractive and viscosity inking, stenciling, chine collé, Xerox transfer, relief, intaglio and more. Open to all levels. Included in the course fee is one additional lab session per week.
Instructor: Maura Galante
Facility fee: $15 per session
a Wednesdays, 7 - 10pm, Sep 24 - Oct 22
   5 sessions: $175; members: $158
b Wednesdays, 7 - 10pm, Oct 29 - Nov 26
   5 sessions: $175; members: $158
c Wednesdays, 7 - 10pm, Sep 24 - Nov 26
   10 sessions; members: $300

Non-Toxic Silkscreen
Explore monotype silkscreen, reduction printing, four-color separations, hand-painted stencils, photo silkscreen, registration and additional printing techniques. Learn to stretch screens, mix inks, and print on many different surfaces. All inks and materials are non-toxic. Students working with the Image-On process are welcome. Included in the course fee is one additional lab session per week.
Instructor: Tung Hoang
Facility fee: $15 per session
a Thursdays, 7 - 10pm, Sep 18 - Oct 16
   5 sessions: $175; members: $158
b Thursdays, 7 - 10pm, Oct 23 - Nov 20
   5 sessions: $175; members: $158
c Thursdays, 7 - 10pm, Sep 18 - Nov 20
   10 sessions; members: $300

Water-Based Printmaking
Explore traditional and innovative techniques in various print media to aid in the development of personal imagery. Possibilities include etching, dry point, mezzotint, embossment, collagraph, woodcut, linocut and monotype. Water-based inks will be employed wherever possible. Experimentation with stencil, chine collé, xerography, clay plates and print imagery within the artist book format will be encouraged. Classroom experience will be enhanced with slides, videos, and trips to print exhibitions. Open to all levels.
Instructor: Flo Hatcher
Saturdays, 9am - 2pm, Sep 20 - Dec 6 (except Nov 29)
Facility fee: $25
11 sessions: $550; members: $495

Printmaking Lab
The lab offers monitored sessions for those experienced in printmaking and includes basic materials for intaglio, relief, serigraphy and some lithography. Participants may use one of four etching presses, from 28” x 50” up to 36” x 60” bed size, a light exposure unit, and a separate room for editioning. You must be pre-approved and have adequate printmaking knowledge to work independently in a studio. No instruction.
Monitor: Liz Pagano
Mondays, 9:30am - 2:30pm, Sep 15 - Dec 1
Facility fee: $25
12 sessions: $378; members: $312

Additional Print Lab
All students currently enrolled in printmaking classes may attend a monitored print lab for an additional fee on Mondays from 6 - 10pm, or on Fridays from 10am-2pm. Cost per 4-hour session: $25; members: $23. Approved non-current CAW students may attend with permission from an instructor for $50 for each 4-hour session; members: $45.

 

 

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WORKSHOPS

Open Printmaking Week
Print all week in this monitored open format workshop. Our studio includes basic materials for intaglio and relief printmaking on two Charles Brand presses (largest is 36” x 60”) and a Takach press (24” x 48”). Participants must be pre-approved and have adequate printmaking knowledge to work independently in a studio.
Instructor: Liz Pagano
Monday - Friday
9:30am - 2:30pm, Sep 8 - 12
Facility fee: $25
Cost: $165; members: $149

 

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Creative Arts Workshop   80 Audubon Street   New Haven, Connecticut 06510   p) 203.562.4927   f) 203.562.2329