Photogravure image
In this two-day workshop students will learn the art of photopolymer gravure printing from renowned artist, Pat Bacon. Using light-sensitive steel-backed plates, participants will create gravure etching prints from their photographs. No prior experience with printmaking is required. All necessary aspects of printmaking will be discussed including choosing inks, papers, and wiping materials. Students will each create two A5 plates and multiple prints. Note: Prior to the start of the workshop, participants will be asked to send image files (300 dpi at 10” on the long side) to be made into a digital positive. An email with details will be provided once you are registered. Included: $45 materials fee.

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May 20th - May 21st, 2023
Members: $200, Nonmembers: $220

Session 1: Saturday & Sunday, May 20th & 21st with Patricia Bacon

1 Sat May 20 10-3PM Silver Den
2 Sun May 21 10-3PM Printmaking Studio