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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 screenprinting. Get creative with traditional, contemporary and experimental approaches to printmaking. With generous open studio time and non-toxic inks and solvents, printmaking has something for students of all skill levels. Additional materials and paper are available for sale from instructors and monitors. Open Studio is included with tuition.

What to expect in First-time Letterpress

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OPEN STUDIO Winter 2021 Session II Schedule

Open Studio Sign Up

Spring 2021 - April 05, 2021 - June 13, 2021

BEGINNER/ADVANCED BEGINNER

First-Time Bookmaking (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $175.00 / Non-Members $180.00
April 11, May 16

First-Time Letterpress (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $175.00 / Non-Members $180.00
April 7, April 10, May 12, May 15

First-Time Screen Printing On Paper (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $175.00 / Non-Members $180.00
April 5, April 6, April 11, May 10, May 11, May 16

Introduction to Relief Printmaking (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00
April 6, May 11

MULTILEVEL

Multilevel Screen Printing on Paper (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $340.00 / Non-Members $350.00
April 8

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED

Print on Clay (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00
April 7

ONLINE: Spring 2021 - April 05, 2021 - June 13, 2021

BEGINNER/ADVANCED BEGINNER

ONLINE: Marketing for Artists (3 Weeks)

LAC Members $95.00 / Non-Members $100.00
May 10

MULTILEVEL

ONLINE: Bookbinding II (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $160.00 / Non-Members $165.00
May 10

ONLINE: Easy Bookbinding at Home (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $160.00 / Non-Members $165.00
April 8, May 13, May 13, May 13, May 13, May 13, May 13

ONLINE: Introduction to Relief Printmaking (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $160.00 / Non-Members $165.00
December 31, April 10, May 15, May 15, May 15, May 15

ONLINE: Monoprints for Custom Handmade Books (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $160.00 / Non-Members $165.00
April 5

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED

ONLINE: Portfolio Building Through InDesign (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $160.00 / Non-Members $165.00
April 7

Winter 2021 - January 11, 2021 - March 21, 2021

BEGINNER/ADVANCED BEGINNER

First-Time Letterpress (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $175.00 / Non-Members $180.00
January 12, January 13, January 16, February 17, February 20

First-Time Screen Printing On Paper (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $175.00 / Non-Members $180.00
January 11, January 12, January 17, February 15, February 16, February 21

Introduction to Relief Printmaking (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00
January 17, February 16

Relief II: Multi-Block to Relief Printmaking (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00
February 21

MULTILEVEL

Multilevel Screen Printing on Paper (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $340.00 / Non-Members $350.00
January 14

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED

Print on Clay (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00
January 13

ONLINE: Winter 2021 - January 11, 2021 - March 21, 2021

BEGINNER/ADVANCED BEGINNER

ONLINE: Marketing for Artists (3 Weeks)

LAC Members $95.00 / Non-Members $100.00
February 21

ONLINE: Websites For Artists (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $160.00 / Non-Members $165.00
January 17

MULTILEVEL

ONLINE: Bookbinding II (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $160.00 / Non-Members $165.00
February 15

ONLINE: Easy Bookbinding at Home (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $160.00 / Non-Members $165.00
January 14, January 17, February 18, February 21

ONLINE: Introduction to Relief Printmaking (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $160.00 / Non-Members $165.00
January 16, February 20

ONLINE: Monoprints for Custom Handmade Books (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $160.00 / Non-Members $165.00
January 11