SB Printmaking Classes of Interest to Book Artists...
- Elaine asked that I forward this to any Santa Barbara area artists
I know, so here you go!
Subject: Solarplate and Nature Print Classes coming
From: "Elaine LeVasseur" <elainelv@...>
SBCC ADULT EDUCATION PRINTMAKING PROGRAM: WINTER
FRIDAY NIGHTS, short course BEGINS JAN 25TH: You must
attend the first hour of the first
class to join. You may send a person with your $10 and personal
info if you will be late or can
only attend the second meeting.
"NATURE PRINTING; MONOPRINTS FROM LIFE"
A short course: two Friday nights at the Schott Center rm 23.
January 25th and February 1st, 6:00pm-9:00PM (instructor
Elaine LeVasseur, $20 includes all
This is a great introductory class for painters, collage artists and
monotype artists who
would like to know a little
about using archival etching inks and archival and safe ink
modifiers such as gels,
and thinning oils. Use our etching presses and simple printer's
Nothing to bring except yourself. A very fun class. Print fresh and
with delicacy for perfect poetry..or tackle an entire plant with
layers of color!
SATURDAYS, BEGINS JAN 18TH
"SAFE PRINTMAKING WITH SOLARPLATE"
A seven week class at the Schott Center room 23.- You must
attend the first hour of the
first class to join. Or send a representative with your $40 and
January 18 -March 2nd, 12 NOON-3:00pm (instructor Elaine
Not just another photo etching class! This is a new format
emphasizing experimental uses of
this material which etches with plain cold water. No chemicals to
buy. Can be easily hand
printed and cut into shapes. No experience in printmaking
necessary. Print editions or make each
print variable with painterly ink applications, collage pieces or
print on fabric or found papers. A
great class for artists looking for inspiration. Great for life
FRIDAY AFTERNOONS, begins Jan 18th
"OPEN PRINTMAKING WORKSHOP"
A Chance for all area artists to access an etching press for any
projects workable in a
group sharing situation. An excellent way for printmakers with
their own presses to interact
with others, pick up ideas and share ongoing projects. Invite a
friend to join you on Fridays and
be in bliss.
(instructor in charge, Hugh Margerum) $10 fee.
FRIDAY MORNINGS, begins Jan 18th.
"MONOTYPES WITH OILS" (Instructor Hugh Margerum)
A painter's paradise. Focus on individual expression and
TUESDAY MORNINGS: begins Jan 8th
A full semester course using beautiful new dye type inks.
Amazing possibilities in transparency.
Great introduction to printmaking for watercolor and color pencil
artists, as well as painters and
Tuesdays, 9:00am-12NOON (Instructor, Joan Gunther. Fee $30)