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The Summer Art Institute (SAI) at Women’s Studio Workshop is a time for you to focus on your work, become energized and inspired, learn new skills, and meet a new community of like-minded artists. During our week-long workshops in papermaking, printmaking, and book arts, you’ll study at the heart of the Hudson Valley with instructors that are leaders in their field. Small class sizes offer you an opportunity to hone your abilities and have a transformative art experience.

Read more about SAI on our general information page, and check out this year’s list of classes below.

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April 2020

Artisans, Artists, and Ancient Architecture: An Adventure in Mexico with Minerva Ayon and Annie O’Neill

April 28, 2020 - May 8, 2020
$4600

Artisans, Artists, and Ancient Architecture: An Adventure in Mexico with Minerva Ayon and Annie O'Neill Dates: April 28-May 8, 2020 Tuition and Lodging: $4600 Capacity: 12 In order to reserve your space in the class, we require a $500 deposit.  Join Women’s Studio Workshop for an inspiring 10-day art adventure in Mexico! From museums to ancient pyramids and from culinary delights to hands-on artisan demonstrations, artists Minerva Ayon and Annie O’Neill will lead us through several cities and villages in…

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July 2020

Experimental Screenprinting – Tyanna Buie

July 13, 2020 - July 17, 2020
Women’s Studio Workshop, 722 Binnewater Lane
Kingston, 12401 United States
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$825

Experimental Screenprinting - Tyanna Buie Dates: July 13 - 18, 2020 Studio: Silkscreen Tuition: $775 members / $825 non-members Lab fee: $75 Class limit: 5 In order to reserve your space in the class, we require a $300 deposit.   This course acquaints students with a wide range of screen-printing techniques and approaches using a variety of water-based inks and experimental materials. Participants will discover the medium's flexibility, exploring the inherent cross-connections and expressive possibilities of photomechanical, screen stencil, monotype,…

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Oral Histories and Alternative Fibers: Experimental Papermaking – Kelly Taylor Mitchell

July 13, 2020 - July 18, 2020
Women’s Studio Workshop, 722 Binnewater Lane
Kingston, 12401 United States
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$825

Oral Histories and Alternative Fibers: Experimental Papermaking - Kelly Taylor Mitchell Dates: July 13 - 18, 2020 Studio: Papermaking Tuition: $775 members / $825 non-members Lab fee: $75 Class limit: 6 In order to reserve your space in the class, we require a $300 deposit. This experimental papermaking workshop will center oral histories that the participating artists are carrying, seeking, or working to decipher. These oral histories may be tied to family, place, or relationships. Through sketching and writing, these…

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The Power of Electro-Etching – Malgorzata Oakes

July 13, 2020 - July 18, 2020
Women’s Studio Workshop, 722 Binnewater Lane
Kingston, 12401 United States
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$825

The Power of Electro-Etching - Malgorzata Oakes Dates: July 13 - 18, 2020 Studio: Intaglio Tuition: $775 members / $825 non-members Lab fee: $90 Class limit: 5 In order to reserve your space in the class, we require a $300 deposit. In this non-toxic workshop, participants will learn the basics of electro-etching and explore its endless possibilities. Participants will gain a working knowledge of preparing, degreasing, etching the plate along with the printing process itself. We will create multiple plates…

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Introducción a la Serigrafía – Amy Díaz-Infante

July 20, 2020 - July 24, 2020
Women’s Studio Workshop, 722 Binnewater Lane
Kingston, 12401 United States
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$825

Introducción a la Serigrafía - Amy Díaz-Infante Dates: July 20 - 24, 2020 Studio: Silkscreen Tuition: $775 members / $825 non-members Lab fee: $75 Class limit: 5 In order to reserve your space in the class, we require a $300 deposit. ¡Vengan [email protected] para ensuciarse sus manos! Por la primera vez, el Women’s Studio Workshop está ofreciendo una clase en español para explorar Serigrafía. Con la serigrafía, uno puede producir múltiples fácilmente y experimentar con color, texto, y imágenes graficas.…

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Painting with Pulp: Beyond Papermaking – Candy Alexandra González

July 20, 2020 - July 24, 2020
Women’s Studio Workshop, 722 Binnewater Lane
Kingston, 12401 United States
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$825

Painting with Pulp: Beyond Papermaking - Candy Alexandra González Dates: July 20 - 24, 2020 Studio: Papermaking Tuition: $775 members / $825 non-members Lab fee: $75 Class limit: 6 In order to reserve your space in the class, we require a $300 deposit. During this workshop, participants will learn to transform freshly formed sheets of handmade paper into finished masterpieces with pulp paints. Participants will walk away with a full understanding of how to make paper, mix pulp paints, and…

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Word & Image: One Sheet Books – Sarah Nicholls

July 27, 2020 - July 31, 2020
Women’s Studio Workshop, 722 Binnewater Lane
Kingston, 12401 United States
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$825

Word & Image: One Sheet Books - Sarah Nicholls Dates: July 27 - 31, 2020 Studio: Letterpress and Bindery Tuition: $775 members / $825 non-members Lab fee: $75 Class limit: 5 In order to reserve your space in the class, we require a $300 deposit. The printed word allows people to communicate effectively at a distance. In this class, we’ll take advantage of letterpress as a medium to produce simple editioned books that are designed to be shared and distributed.…

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August 2020

Handmade Paper and Encaustic – Laura Moriarty

August 3, 2020 - August 7, 2020
Women’s Studio Workshop, 722 Binnewater Lane
Kingston, 12401 United States
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$825

Handmade Paper and Encaustic – Laura Moriarty Dates: August 3 - 7, 2020 Studio: Papermaking and R&F Tuition: $775 members / $825 non-members Lab fee: $75 Class limit: 6 In order to reserve your space in the class, we require a $300 deposit. Join WSW in collaboration with R&F Handmade Paints in Kingston as we combine handmade paper and encaustic. During the first two and a half days, participants will work in WSW’s papermaking studio, using cotton, kozo and natural…

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Motivational Intaglio – Shelley Thorstensen

August 10, 2020 - August 14, 2020
Women’s Studio Workshop, 722 Binnewater Lane
Kingston, 12401 United States
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$825

Motivational Intaglio - Shelley Thorstensen Dates: August 10-14, 2020 Studio: Intaglio Tuition: $775 members / $825 non-members Lab fee: $75 Class limit: 6 In order to reserve your space in the class, we require a $300 deposit. Each morning, Shelley will begin the workshop with a series of demonstrations including ways of using color and printing. She will cover stencils, a la poupé, chine collé, viscosity, multiple plates, relief, collage, and digital media. Using participants’ current work and ideas as a…

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Let’s Make Hanji: Korean Papermaking – Aimee Lee

August 10, 2020 - August 14, 2020
Women’s Studio Workshop, 722 Binnewater Lane
Kingston, 12401 United States
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Let's Make Hanji: Korean Papermaking – Aimee Lee Dates: August 10 - 14, 2020 Studio: Papermaking Tuition: $775 members / $825 non-members Lab fee: $90 In order to reserve your space in the class, we require a $300 deposit.   This is a class all about making and manipulating Korean paper, known as hanji. Participants will work together to process raw paper mulberry bark into pulp. We will then make paper in the classical version of hanji, from a suspended…

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Light as a Feather, Stiff as a Board: Techniques in Paper Casting – Sarah Rose Lejeune

August 17, 2020 - August 21, 2020
Women’s Studio Workshop, 722 Binnewater Lane
Kingston, 12401 United States
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$825

Light as a Feather, Stiff as a Board: Techniques in Paper Casting - Sarah Rose Lejeune Dates: August 17 - 21, 2020 Studio: Papermaking Tuition: $775 members / $825 non-members Lab fee: $75 Class limit: 6 In order to reserve your space in the class, we require a $300 deposit.   This workshop will focus on texture and dimensional form as they relate to the papermaking process. Using experimental casting methods rooted in fiber properties and hand papermaking processes, participants…

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Solar Powered Prints: Mixed-Media Cyanotypes – Sarah Fox

August 17, 2020 - August 21, 2020
Women’s Studio Workshop, 722 Binnewater Lane
Kingston, 12401 United States
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$825

Solar Powered Prints: Mixed-Media Cyanotypes - Sarah Fox Dates: August 17 - 21, 2020 Studio: Darkroom and Silkscreen Tuition: $775 members / $825 non-members Lab fee: $90 Class limit: 6 In order to reserve your space in the class, we require a $300 deposit. Learn to create cyanotypes, a photographic printing process that uses the sun to develop images and creates a vibrant deep cyan-blue print. The technique dates from the late 1800s and was first used to create blueprints…

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The Painterly Print: Watercolor Monoprint – Karen Lederer

August 17, 2020 - August 21, 2020
Women’s Studio Workshop, 722 Binnewater Lane
Kingston, 12401 United States
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$825

The Painterly Print: Watercolor Monoprint - Karen Lederer Dates: August 17 - 21, 2020 Studio: Intaglio Tuition: $775 members / $825 non-members Lab fee: $75 Class limit: 6 In order to reserve your space in the class, we require a $300 deposit. Learn to build colorful monoprints using non-toxic water-based materials. Participants will print from watercolor paintings on plexiglass, plastic stencils, and water-soluble crayon drawings. With a focus on experimentation, participants will investigate various mark-making techniques, and learn to build…

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