Saturday, May 27 9:30am – 1:30pm || This hands-on class will introduce the concepts and techniques central to the practice of printmaking. Students will learn how to properly use different presses along with safety precautions one should take when creating within the studio. Students will also explore introductory methods and approached for making prints while making a CD prints and lino stamps. Completion of this class will qualify students to use the printmaking studio and presses during drop in sessions.



Saturday, June 10 9:30am – 3:00pm || During this class students are introduced to various traditional and experimental relief printing techniques. Both hand printing and mechanical press methods will be used to produce editioned works. Completion of this class will qualify students to use the printmaking studio and presses during drop in sessions.



Thursdays, June 15 to 29 6:00pm – 9:00pm || During this three evening class students are introduced to a variety of printing processes such as multi-layer lino, mono printing and found objects print. Students will learn the fundamental techniques of producing monochromatic and multi-colour prints. Completion of this class will qualify students to use the printmaking studio and presses during drop-in sessions. Please bring in soft pliable found objects such as scrapes of textured paper or fabric, packaging or clean food wrappers, foliage.