Fee: $100 +$25 materials fee
Come learn the basics of printing from a paper matrix! In this one-day intro class, students will learn how to get beautifully printed imagery on the letterpress using cut paper and stencils. We will cover set-up, platemaking, printing, problem solving and clean up and each student will come away with a small edition of prints! No experience required.
All course prices include basic materials.
About the Instructor:
Beth Sheehan was born and raised in the mountains of upstate New York. In 2012, she graduated with a BFA in Fine Arts with a concentration in Printmaking and a minor in Art History from Memphis College of Art. Her work has been exhibited internationally, including shows at Abecedarian Gallery in Denver, CO, Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ, the Center for Book Arts in New York City, and El Minia University in El Minia, Egypt among others. Sheehan’s work is in major private and public collections including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Robert C. Williams Paper Museum, and the George A. Smathers Libraries at the University of Florida. Her time in school fostered a passion for printmaking, papermaking, and book arts. Following graduation, she moved to Brooklyn, NY where she is currently pursuing her love of art.