Using no chemical solvents and Charbonnel water-miscible oil inks, students will explore the possibilities of creating one-of-a-kind prints using either a pre-existing substrate (such as an etching or collagraph plate) making a monoprint or one-off monotypes where images are created directly on a sheet of plexiglass. By employing templates, stencils, textured fabrics in the printing process, students can produce multilayered images. This class is suitable for novice as well as experienced printmakers. Manhattan Graphics will supply the inks and some plexiglass plates. Supply list will be provided upon registration.

MONOTYPE

$220.00Price
  • Fridays 10:30am - 4:30pm

    August 2 & 9 (2 weeks)

    Limited to 6 students

    *includes 12 hours of open workshop time

  • Liz Marraffino is a painter and printmaker who has previously taught with the Crafts Student’s League of the YWCA, The Greenwich Village Center of Children’s Aid Society, and the 14th St. YM-YWCA. She currently teaches Creative Painting at the JCC Manhattan where she also runs workshops in water-based media, impressionist painting techniques, and approaches to abstraction in art.

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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.