Woodcut Workshop – Valerie Lueth
July 2 - July 6| $800
July 2 – 6
Tuition: $750 members / $800 non-members
Lab fee: $75
Class limit: 6
This class is currently filled. Please call (845) 658-9133 to inquire about the class wait list.
Working artist Valerie Lueth of Tugboat Printshop shares her unique approach to woodcut printmaking, offering insight into drawing and carving techniques, transferring, registering and printing multi-block color, tool maintenance and more. Expand your application of traditional woodcut craft while experiencing Valerie’s intricate & spirited methods of block printing!
In class, Valerie will work with participants to create color woodcut prints using blocks of 3/4″ birch plywood; the number of color blocks and level of difficulty to be determined by each participant.
Studio Artist; Co-founder, Artist and Operator of Tugboat Printshop; education: University of South Dakota, BFA; collections: Library of Congress (DC), West Virginia University (WV), Dahl Arts Center (SD); published in People of Print (Thames & Hudson), Contemporary American Printmakers (Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.), PUSH Print (Lark Crafts & Sterling Publishing Co.), Illustrators Unlimited: The Essence of Contemporary Illustration (Gestalten, Berlin), Low Tech Print: Contemporary Hand-made Printing (Lawrence King Publishing Ltd.), New American Paintings; representation: Tugboat Printshop.