Classes & Workshops
IN PERSON: Printing Without a Press – Gel Plate Printing LIMITED TO 8 STUDENTS
|Class Start Date:||May 28, 2022|
|Class End Date||May 28, 2022|
|Time||10am - 4pm|
ONE-DAY SATURDAY PRINTING WORKSHOP IN HISTORIC CONCORD CENTER:
Gel plate printing is a low cost and accessible monotype printing process that is ideal for creating papers for collage, bookmaking, cards or journaling as well as a final art prints.
Using a gel printing plate participants will learn best ways to apply acrylic paints and use a variety of tools for mark making, stenciling, masking and texturing to transfer onto papers. This process results in wonderful overlays of colors and patterns. We will experiment with a variety of papers including plain, pre-printed and other types of substrates. The workshop will cover how to clean and store your plate as well as some of the many applications.
This is a fun experimental process that yields unpredictable and exciting results.
The instructor will bring a variety of papers and other tools for the class to try out to see the different effects they give.
All levels of experience welcomed.
This workshop will include a separate materials of $10 paid directly to the instructor.