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Linocuts in Black, White, & Color – G1907311

Workshop ID: G1907311
Dates: July 21 - July 27
Price: $675.00 - $1,540.00

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Folks who are new to relief printing as well as those who have had prior experience explore the compositional possibilities offered by the linocut. Then, move beyond black and white design and add some color to our compositions using colored papers, colored inks, and stamps as well as by hand-coloring our finished prints. Larn to print with two blocks, a process that requires registration. Participants will need their own knives, linoleum, mulberry paper, a tube of Caligo black ink and at least one tube of Caligo colored ink.

 

Package Price
All Inclusive, Double Occupancy: Private Bath$1,540.00
All Inclusive, Double Occupancy: Shared Bath$1,465.00
All Inclusive, Double Occupancy: Communal Bath$1,195.00
Camping RV$835.00
Camping w/Electricity$795.00
Camping$775.00
Commuter$775.00
Rio Arriba Commuter$675.00
Laura DeLind

Laura B. DeLind has been cutting and hand-printing linocuts for over 30 years. She enjoys the challenge of black and white design and the interactions of positive and negative space. She is also fascinated by


 

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Linocuts in Black and White and Color

Instructor: Laura DeLind

Start Date: 7/21/19, End Date: 7/27/19

Check-In Begins at 3:00pm at the Welcome Center on 7/21/19. Dinner 5:30 – 6:30; Orientation 6:45 pm

Invitation: This week-long workshop is intended for people who are new to relief printing as well as those who have had prior experience. We will explore the compositional possibilities offered by the linocut. In addition, we will move beyond black and white design and add some color to our compositions. We will do this by using colored papers, colored inks, and stamps as well as by hand-coloring our finished prints. We also will learn to print with two blocks, a process that requires registration. All our printing will be done by hand.

Learning Outcomes: We will learn how to compose using positive and negative space. We will learn how to use color as an accent element in our compositions. We will learn how to design, register, and print using multiple blocks. We will learn how to use stamps, papers and pencils to add color to our prints

Course Schedule:
Session #1
1. Beginning printmakers: Learning the basics: cutting, inking, printing, and thinking in terms of positive and negative space
2. More experienced printmakers: Working with colored paper and colored ink
3. Everyone: preparing colored backgrounds for use in Session #2

Session #2
1. Cutting a new B/W design
2. Printing a B/W design on a colored background
3. Creating and playing with stamps


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