Tag Archive: Printmaking

Mokuhanga: Water-based Woodblock Printing – Katie Baldwin

Aug 08, 2016

August 8-12 Tuition: $750 ($700 members) Lab fee: $60 Class limit: 7 Student Material List CLASS FULL – WAITLIST ONLY Learn how to achieve multiple colors in a woodblock image with perfect registration through the traditional Japanese woodblock printing. This workshop will be an introduction to the printing process mokuhanga, which uses water-based pigments (or… View Article

Collagraph & Monoprint – Roxanne Faber Savage

Jul 25, 2016

July 25-29 Tuition: $750 ($700 members) Lab fee: $45 Class limit: 7 Student Material List Learn how to make some textural (and badass) collages and print them! Collagraph is a printmaking method that is based in collage and combines drawing, painting, and sculptural techniques. Using matte board and plexiglass as the base matrix, artists construct… View Article

Letterpress Intensive – Abigail Bainbridge

Jul 18, 2016

July 18-22 Tuition: $750 ($700 members) Lab fee: $25 Class limit: 6 There’s nothing, for a writer or designer, like the feeling you get when you realize letters can be tangible things; that you can hold your words in your hands; that even the space between words is a physical object. Spend a week with… View Article

Encaustic Collagraph: From Print to Painting – Elise Wagner

Aug 17, 2015

Tuition: $775 ($698 members) Lab fee: $35 Class is full, call for waitlist Student Material List Collagraph printing is a process that begins by using collage materials to build up a raised textured surface over any rigid substrates such as plexiglas, wood or cardboard to create a printing plate. Inks/oils are applied to the textured… View Article

Collagraph and Digital – Call and Response – Rhea Nowak

Jul 20, 2015

Tuition: $775 ($698 members) Lab fee: $50 Class limit: 7 Class is full, call for wait list Student Material List Printmakers have always been interested in incorporating new media. In this workshop, we will be combing the “real” of the digitally printed image with the “actual” of the hand printed collagraph. Thinking of the relationship… View Article

Exploring Photopolymer Printmaking – Nancy Diessner

Jul 13, 2015

Tuition: $775 ($698 members) Lab fee: $50 Class limit: 7 Student Material List Participants in this workshop will learn how to work with Toyobo photopolymer plates to create rich, tonally sensitive, and expressive intaglio prints. What distinguishes these plates from other types of photopolymer plates is their broad tonal range, which means you’ll get rich… View Article

Spring Intern Exhibition: “How to Make a Home”

May 15, 2015

Women’s Studio Workshop is pleased to announce How to Make a Home, an exhibition featuring work from our spring 2015 interns: Katie Bosley, Danielle LaCasse, Ellen Prosko, and Katie Wofford. They’ve each dedicated their free time to develop their own creative practices, culminating in a show opening May 23. We’ll celebrate with a fully packed schedule,… View Article

Hands-on Art: a Journey in Artmaking

Feb 20, 2015

February is a busy month around here! Of course, we’re in full prep mode for the Chili Bowl Fiesta, but we’re also welcoming 80 elementary and middle school students into the studio through our Art-in-Education program, Hands-on Art. This program invites students and teachers from local schools to work in our professionally equipped studios alongside practicing artists, and… View Article

Hands-On Art: Pulled, Printed, and Pressed

Nov 25, 2014

Laughter resonated through every studio in the building as WSW wrapped up another prolific session of our Art-in-Education (AIE) program, Hands-on Art. Make no mistake, though, these young artists have been working hard over the last four weeks to create handmade paper, and sets of prints in both etching and silkscreen. In the final week… View Article

A 19-2 View: Libby Scarlett in the Studio

Oct 29, 2014

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be following the development of Libby Scarlett’s artist’s book, A 19-2 View. This is the first post of the series. Every night in Amsterdam, Art-in-Education Artist’s Book Resident Libby Scarlett would sit on her balcony, overlooking the maze of gardens and flats across the way. Regardless of the weather, she… View Article