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CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

EVENTS SCHEDULED IN 2022

INTRODUCTION TO PRINTMAKING

Saturday September. 17  9am-4pm

Cost: $150   (Includes all materials)

 

Learn the basics of relief printmaking in this intensive workshop at Wilder Hill Press amid the beautiful landscape of Wilder Hill Gardens.

Design and carve a plate, before printing your own  limited series of images with non-toxic Akua inks.  We will cover ghost printing, reduction printmaking, and selective inking as ways to introduce color into your images. No experience required.

 

ADVANCED  PRINTMAKING

Saturday, September 23, 9am-4pm

Cost: $120 (Includes all materials)

 
In this workshop we will introduce a second monotype plate in addition to the  “key” block, achieving a gorgeous painterly effect in your prints, using non-toxic Akua inks. We will explore concepts of registration, color theory, hand printing vs. press, paper choice and proper framing of original prints.

 

Sunday, Sept. 24, 9am-4pm

$120. (Includes all materials)

 

Add a second day to continue your exploration of advanced printmaking in Wilder Hill Press with focused instruction by Lilian R. Jackman Make a weekend of it!  Enquire about housing options.

 

CYANOTYPE/BOOKMAKING WORKSHOP:  NEW DATE!

October 15, 2022                                              10am-4pm

The Cyanotype/Bookmaking Class has been re-designed to fit into one day

and moved to October 15, 10am-4pm. Using the historic process of Cyanotype

photography we will produce brilliant, Prussian blue images from

photographic negatives and botanicals.

At the end of the workshop we will form some of our image into simple and

useful book forms for preservation and presentation. Pre-registration required. 

Fee $120. All materials provided.

WREATH MAKING OPEN HOUSE

Saturday December 3, Sunday. Dec. 4, 10 am-4 pm

$20/wreath
$15/swag

Drop in anytime to learn the traditional art of hand weaving  fresh greenery into holiday decorations for indoors or outside. Exceptionally fresh, mixed greens from Wilder Hill Gardens turn into beautiful wreaths, swags and garlands. All materials provided.

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