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Printmaking and Book Arts

 

Explore printmaking and handmade books in our fully-equipped studio. Letterpress and bookbinding complement techniques such as etching, relief and screen printing. Get creative with traditional, contemporary and experimental approaches to printmaking. With open studio time (by appointment) and non-toxic inks and solvents, printmaking has something for all skill levels. Additional materials and paper are available for sale from instructors and monitors. Open studio by appointment is included with tuition for enrolled students.

What to expect in First-time Letterpress

OPEN STUDIO Early Winter 2021 Schedule

Open Studio Sign Up

Winter 2022 - January 10, 2022 - March 20, 2022

BEGINNER/ADVANCED BEGINNER

First-Time Bookmaking (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00
January 10, January 15, January 20, February 14

First-Time Letterpress (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00
January 22, February 19

First-Time Letterpress (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00
February 16

First-Time Screen Printing On Paper (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00
January 17, January 18, January 20, January 23, February 14, February 17, February 20, February 22

Introduction to Relief Printmaking (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00
January 11, January 12, January 16, February 15, February 19

Scrappy Sketchbooks (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00
February 22

Screen-Printing for Handmade Books (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00
February 20

MULTILEVEL

Multilevel Screen Printing on Paper (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $370.00 / Non-Members $380.00
January 13

Relief II: Scaling Up (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $380.00 / Non-Members $390.00
January 19

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED

Print on Clay (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 11

WORKSHOP

Clamshell Box (1 Day)

LAC Members $85.00 / Non-Members $90.00
March 19