A woodblock matrix offers many possibilities for working with texture in printmaking. Each type of wood possesses an inherent qualities of grain, density, and even warmth. Learn how to work with several types of wood through preparation of the block, carving/embossing, and printing. We will cover different ways of inking up a woodblock as well as experimental approaches to mark making and creating texture in the wood. Create prints that stand alone or to be used as collage material. Collage and other techniques will be covered.

EXPERIMENTAL WOODCUT

$260.00Price
  • Saturday & Sunday 10:30 – 1:30

    July 27, 28, August 3, 4

    Limited to 8 students

    *includes 12 hours of open workshop time

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MANHATTAN GRAPHICS CENTER | 250 WEST 40 STREET, 5TH FLOOR | NEW YORK, NY 10018 | 212-219-8783

THANKS TO FRIENDS OF MGC

New York City Department of Cultural Affairs | The Scherman Foundation for its generous and continuing support | New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature | The Pierre and Tana Matisse Foundation | The Charles Locke Art Fund | The Jockey Hollow Foundation |  Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation | Friends and MGC members who have made donations to the Center

 

Our programs are supported in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.