Holly Bird

Relief Printmaking PR502

Instructor: Bird, Holly

Day of Week: Tues 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Levels: Intermediate,Advanced

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $180.00

Non-Member: $210.00

Lab Fee:   $20.00

Introduction to block relief printing in linocut techniques. No printmaking experience is necessary, but some art class experience is. Working in oil-based inks, we will explore one-color and more advanced reduction and multiple block prints for those who want to go further in their relief printing experience. In-depth instruction in registration techniques, methods and materials with an emphasis on solid design and pre-planning will be offered in this class. Ages 17 and up.

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Intaglio - Etching PR504

Instructor: Bird, Holly

Day of Week: Fri 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Levels: Intermediate,Advanced

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $180.00

Non-Member: $210.00

Lab Fee:   $20.00

Introduction to basic and safe methods of etching with a non-acid solution (ferric chloride) using copper plates. Printmaking experience is not necessary but having taken a drawing class or have some basic drawing ability is required. Those with etching experience can expand on more advanced techniques or try mezzotints. The use of a large and small etching press, aquatint box and other equipment will be covered. Ages 17 and up.

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The Multiple Color Woodcut W-PR516

Instructor: Bird, Holly

Day of Week: Sat & Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $160.00

Non-Member: $190.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $30.00

An introduction to multiple color woodcut printmaking. No printmaking experience is required, but some basic art class background is necessary. Students will learn a method of woodcut using oil-based inks and an alternative registration system. We'll mostly print by hand, but you have the option of learning how to use a press.

By the end of this 2-day workshop, a student will have finished a 4"x6" woodcut print in three colors or more and will be able to pursue multiple color relief printing in their own home studio with minimal equipment.*Expect to do some carving at home on Saturday night!*

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