Where: Helen DeVitt Jones Print Studio
When: Wednesdays 6-8pm
Instructors: Dirk Fowler & Victoria Marie Bee
Class Description: Join the analog revival & learn the art of letterpress printing at the Helen DeVitt Jones Print Studio at CASP! Dirk Fowler & Victoria Marie Bee will teach students how to hand-set type from our expanding collection of metal & wood typefaces; proper use of the Vandercook SP-15 & other proof/relief presses in the Helen DeVitt Jones Print Studio; use vintage plates & also create your own imagery; pressure printing & other alternative print processes; layout of the California Job Case; & much more! Projects may include group letterpress posters, one & multicolor prints, printing on t-shirts, & individual broadsides.
No previous experience required. Students will have access to open studio hours Saturdays 1-6pm and Tuesdays 4-9pm while the class is in session.
Course Fee: $100
(Includes paper & ink, plus more! Depending on individual projects, students may be asked to provide addition materials to print on/with during the class. Email V@VMBEE.com for more information.)
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Tuesday 11am - 5pm
Wednesday 11am - 5pm
Thursday 11am - 5pm
Friday 11am - 5pm
Saturday 11am - 5pm