Tag Archive: Printmaking

Moving Surfaces: Monoprinting – Tara Sabharwal

Aug 19, 2019

Explore monoprinting by building up a colorful, painterly surface on plexiglass with oil- or water-based inks. We will draw with brushes and brayers and work reductively with a variety of ink viscosities, transparencies, and opacities. Participants will develop their prints by building richly layered surfaces over several press runs and learn to combine stencils, chine… View Article

Motivational Intaglio – Shelley Thorstensen

Aug 05, 2019

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 catalyst, Shelley will work with everyone individually to discover what aspects are vital… View Article

Woodcut Workshop – Valerie Lueth

Jul 08, 2019

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… View Article

Fabric of Daily Life: Padma Rajendran in the Studio

Nov 09, 2018

Artist Padma Rajendren’s work delivers themes of migration, women, labor, and the narratives of domesticity by grounding us in earthly, bodily experiences. Despite the aesthetic lightness, she delivers bright and playful forms that hold weight with meaning, “I’m trying to communicate ideas that are not always lighthearted, but it’s harder to ignore the lovely things.”… View Article

Taking Care: Yasmina Karli Malmsten

Nov 02, 2018

Malmo based artist Yasmina Karli Malmsten’s prints are tender and intimate. Figures lounge in pools, stretch, or recline against one another. And notably these figures are all female. Throughout her work the body takes precedence, its shape held solid with blocks of color. The depiction of women at rest and being vulnerable with one another… View Article

2018 Spring Interns: Life on the Binne

Sep 28, 2018

  Back in January, when the trees were bare and everything was covered in snow, our new Studio, Nonprofit Management, and Ceramic interns arrived at WSW. Nine-months later, winter, spring, and summer have passed, and as the leaves are starting to turn and the air is getting crisp, three of these interns are moving off… View Article

Layered Experience: Carola Persson in The Studio

Sep 20, 2018

The layers in Carola Persson’s prints build up like memories, marks emerg strong and clear while others fade into the background or lurk off to the side. With allusive line work, her scenes are charged with emotion and tell stories of a vast internal landscape.Interested in the dynamic of the individual and the group, Persson… View Article

Indirect Magic: Strategies in Linocut – Tate Klacsmann

Aug 20, 2018

August 20 – 24 Studio: Intaglio Tuition: $750 members / $800 non-members Lab fee: $75 Class limit: 6 Materials List This class is currently filled. Please call (845) 658-9133 to inquire about the class wait list.   Relief carving is a technique historically valued for its capacity for intricacy, detail, and high reproducibility. In this… View Article

Textile Printing – Ann Kalmbach

Aug 13, 2018

August 13 – 17 Studio: Silkscreen Tuition: $750 members / $800 non-members Lab fee: $75 Class limit: 4 Materials List This class is currently filled. Please call (845) 658-9133 to inquire about the class wait list. Screen printing on fabric can involve free-form image making or controlled repeat patterns on yardage. We’ll begin the workshop… View Article

Deepening the Image – Golnar Adili

Aug 13, 2018

August 13 – 17 Studio: Intaglio Tuition: $750 members / $800 non-members Lab fee: $75 Class limit: 6 Materials List Rates Member Rate + Lab Fee $825.00 USDNonmember Rate + Lab Fee $875.00 USD In this class, we will meditate on images of the participants’ choosing by infusing them with texture and space. Initially, we… View Article