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.
Saturday & Sunday 10:30 – 1:30
July 27, 28, August 3, 4
Limited to 8 students
*includes 12 hours of open workshop time