Learn the history of zine-making and zine-related activism, explore different topics, media and formats, and create and print a collaborative booklet to serve as inspiration for future projects.
This beginner half-day workshop is designed to introduce you to the historical relief printing technique of letterpress by offering hands-on experience with a midcentury Vandercook 219AB handfed cylinder proof press!
THE CLASS DATE HAS BEEN CHANGED FROM FEB. 13TH TO THE 27TH - Create your own tea or dinnerware sets with ceramic floral decals and learn about their application and firing.
Use non toxic water based inks and Xerox transfers to explore trace monotype and simple drawing and photographic transfers on mulberry paper and lightweight printmaking paper.
Build collaged collograph plates and learn the basics of intaglio and relief printmaking at the same time. Plate making, color mixing, ink application, and press operation will be covered.
Explore an experimental side of drawing with Jody Connelly, Verge's AYP residency, while connecting to your body and the environment through mindful drawing with charcoal, graphite, ink and pastels to create large scale drawings on paper.