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Active Patterns: Personal Political Textile Printing with Mary Tremonte

August 9 - August 13

| $300 – $1200

Active Patterns: Personal Political Textile Printing – Mary Tremonte

Dates: August 9 – 13, 2021
Studio: Silkscreen
Tuition: Sliding Scale, $300-$1200
Lab fee: $75
Class limit: 5

Enrollment for this class is full. To be placed on the waitlist, please email [email protected] or call 845-658-9133.

In order to reserve your space in the class, we require a deposit. Registration is on a first-come first-served basis, and you can read about our refund and cancellation policies here.

In this workshop, participants will learn the basics of screenprinting controlled repeat patterns onto fabric yardage or paper. We will cover photo emulsion-based screenprinting as well as how to design a repeat pattern and the specific setup for printing on a 16’ table. Participants will create at least two two-color patterns, with the potential to do more as time and energy allow. We will work collaboratively to print together, as this technical process requires at least four hands. We will dip our toes in some of the subversive potential of textiles and patterns, but participants are welcome to create designs on any theme or abstraction they like.


Artist

Mary Tremonte

Mary Tremonte is an artist, educator, and DJ based in Pittsburgh. She is a member of Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative, a decentralized group of 29 social movement printmakers, and has exhibited, presented lectures and workshops, and performed throughout the USA and internationally. She holds an interdisciplinary MFA from OCAD University (2014) and a BHA from Carnegie Mellon University (2000). Formerly youth programs coordinator at The Andy Warhol Museum, she values art education as a means of youth empowerment and social change. Through her work she aims to create temporary utopias and sustainable commons through pedagogy, collaboration, visual pleasure and serious fun.

Details

Start:
August 9
End:
August 13
Cost:
$300 – $1200
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Venue

Women’s Studio Workshop
722 Binnewater Lane
Kingston, 12401 United States
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Phone:
(845) 658-9133
Website:
wsworkshop.org