Printmaking Techniques (tuition-free)
This is your introduction to the printmaking processes of etching, relief, and lithography. You will explore each technique by creating an edition of prints and will gain knowledge of plate preparation, image making, ink, paper selection, and printing.
This is an in-person class which will take place onsite at Fleisher. Please review our COVID-19 community safety policies for current guidelines.
What you will learn:
Gain a basic knowledge of printmaking types and history
Explore etching: image making, plate etching, and printing
Explore relief printing: linoleum plate prep, image making, cutting, and printing
Explore lithography: polyester plate prep, imaging making, and printing
Gain an understanding of paper types, ink types, and print editioning
Required supplies for the start of the term:
Newsprint pad (9 x 12 or 14 x 17 inches)