Tag: Printmaking

Image Making on the Proof Press with Photopolymer Plates

When
Saturday & Sunday, April 22-23, 2017 (10:00 AM–5:00 PM)
Instructor
Frank Brannon
Who?
Open to the public
Cost
$250 VABC members/$300 nonmembers
Deadline
April 14, 2017
 

Using two techniques (scratch negative and digital photopolymer) participants will learn how to include photopolymer images into their relief, letterpress printing. The scratch negative uses a stylus to scratch a… Read more »

Etching for Broadsides

When
Two Saturdays, December 3 & 17, 2016 (10 AM–5 PM)
Instructor
Elizabeth Peak
Who?
Open to the public
Cost
$125 VABC members/$150 nonmembers (*UVa Education Benefit Eligible)
 

Work with acclaimed etching artist Elizabeth Peak to create a print, either to stand on its own or as a great visual element for a broadside of text to letterpress… Read more »

Spring 2016 Letterpress Core

When
Four Saturdays, April 2, 9, 23 & May 14, 2016 (12 Noon-5 PM)
Instructor
Garrett Queen, Kevin McFadden
Who?
Open to the public
Cost
$360 VABC members/$425 nonmembers
 

This is VABC’s multi-week signature typesetting and press usage class. The goal is to achieve a demonstrable level of skill and confidence on a Vandercook press.