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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Join artists Katie Baldwin and Yoonmi Nam for an inspiring ten-day trip to Japan. We will split our time between Tokyo and Kawaguchiko. These enchanting locations offer two very different experiences of Japan. Tokyo is an urban metropolis, boasting contemporary art museums and famous shopping districts. Kawaguchiko is a quiet lake town where you will immerse yourself in a four-day intensive mokuhanga workshop with a stunning view of Mt. Fuji as a backdrop. We will spend two days in…Find out more »
Full Tilt Bookbinding – Susan Mills Dates: July 8 - 12, 2019 Studio: Silkscreen Tuition: $750 members / $800 non-members Class Limit: 8 Lab fee: $90 In order to reserve your space in the class, we require a $300 deposit. This class is currently full. If you would like to be added to the wait list, call 845-658-9133 or email [email protected] Materials List This class condenses lectures and demonstrations to cover material quickly. We will bind a chapbook, accordion, papyrus…Find out more »
Materials 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…Find out more »
Mono Print Magic - Kat Richards Dates: July 15 - 19 Studio: Intaglio Class limit: 6 Tuition: $750 members / $800 non-members Lab fee: $75 In order to reserve your space in the class, we require a $300 deposit. This class is currently full. To inquire about the waitlist, please call (845) 658-9133 or email [email protected] Materials List Explore experimental and traditional monoprint methods in this five-day workshop. Students will discover unconventional tools to create various textures using both…Find out more »
The Printed World: the Personal and the Political - Amy Diaz-Infante Dates: July 15 - 19, 2019 Studio: Silkscreen Class limit: 5 Tuition: $750 members / $800 non-members Lab fee: $75 In order to reserve your space in the class, we require a $300 deposit. Materials List This workshop will introduce you to the fundamentals of the screen print process including multiple-color registration, the use of both hand-drawn and photo stencil techniques, and printing on paper, fabric, or alternative…Find out more »