Art Workshops, Classes & Retreats


"More Highlights of Printmaking History"
Fridays, June 1-29, 2018
 

Study important prints spanning the 15th to the 21st centuries, with emphasis on their context and the evolution of various printmaking mediums. Examine Dürer, Rembrandt, Piranesi, the Impressionists, German Expressionism, Pop Art, Dieter Roth, Richard Artschwager and more. Includes visits to the print study rooms of both PAFA and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
 
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Instructor: Anthony Rosati, tonyrosatiprint.com
Cost: $150
Sponsor: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Website, email, 215-972-7632


"Printmaking Studio - Session 1"
Saturdays, June 2-30, 2018
 

A printmaking atelier for artists of all levels! Beginning printmakers will be introduced to a variety of processes including etching, solar plate, monotype, letterpress, relief, and paperplate lithography. Design prints from drawings, photographs or imagination using the techniques you like the most! Advanced students may pursue independent projects with technical assistance and critique from the instructor. Students may take Sessions 1 & 2 (10 weeks): $395 non-credit or $525 for 1.0 undergraduate credit + $20 lab fee.
 
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Instructor:
Cost: $195 + Lab Fee: $10
Sponsor: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Website, email, 215-972-7632


"Lithography - Evenings"
Thursdays, June 7 - August 9, 2018
 

The ideal printmaking medium for those who love to draw! Design and draw your own imagery with a variety of lithographic drawing materials on traditional stone or lightweight aluminum plates. All aspects of the process will be demonstrated from creating a drawing, to printing in black-and-white and color. All levels welcome. (No class on July 5)
 
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Instructor: Ron Wyffels
Cost: For Credit: $525; Non-Credit: $395; Lab Fee: $20
Sponsor: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Website, email, 215-972-7632


"Woodcut and Relief Printmaking - Session 1"
Thursdays, June 7-28, 2018
 

Printing from a drawing carved into wood or a linoleum block is the oldest and most straightforward form of printmaking. All aspects of the process will be covered, including drawing on the block, carving your design and printing black-and white and color prints. All levels welcome. (No class on July 5). Students can take Sessions 1 & 2 (9 weeks): $495 non-credit or $625 for 1.0 undergraduate credit + $20 lab fee.
 
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Instructor: Ron Wyffels
Cost: $250 + Lab Fee: $10
Sponsor: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Website, email, 215-972-7632


"Lithography - Session 2"
Wednesdays, June 20 - August 1, 2018
 

The ideal printmaking medium for those who love to draw! Design and draw your choice of image with a variety of lithographic drawing materials on traditional stone or lightweight aluminum plates. All aspects of the process will be demonstrated from creating a drawing, to printing in black-and-white and color. All levels welcome (No class on July 5).
 
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Instructor: Ron Wyffels
Cost: For Credit: $950; Non-Credit: $595; Lab Fee: $20
Sponsor: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Website, email, 215-972-7632


"Screenprinting and Beyond - Session 2"
Wednesdays, July 11 - August 8, 2018
 

The versatile nature of screenprinting lends itself to printing on paper, fabric and other surfaces. For the beginner, this course will cover all aspects of the process including screen preparation, image development, and printing techniques. Printmakers with experience may propose independent projects. Students may take Sessions 1 & 2 (10 weeks): $495 non-credit or $625 for 1.0 undergraduate credit + $20 lab fee.
 
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Instructor: Anthony Rosati, tonyrosatiprint.com
Cost: $250 + $10 lab fee
Sponsor: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Website, email, 215-972-7632


"Etching, Monoprint and More"
Thursdays, July 12 - August 9, 2018
 

This course presents basic intaglio and monotype printing techniques including monoprint, drypoint, etching, aquatint, collograph, solar plate, as well as color printing. Image embellishments including embossing, chine collé, collage, and mixed media techniques will also be covered. All levels welcome and advanced printmakers may work independently.
 
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Instructor: Anthony Rosati, tonyrosatiprint.com
Cost: For Credit: $625; Non-Credit: $495; Lab Fee: $20
Sponsor: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Website, email, 215-972-7632


"Woodcut and Relief Printmaking - Session 2"
Thursdays, July 12 - August 9, 2018
 

Printing from a drawing carved into wood or a linoleum block is the oldest and most straightforward form of printmaking. All aspects of the process will be covered, including drawing on the block, carving your design and printing black-and white and color prints. All levels welcome. (No class on July 5). Students can take Sessions 1 & 2 (9 weeks): $495 non-credit or $625 for 1.0 undergraduate credit + $20 lab fee.
 
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Instructor: Ron Wyffels
Cost: $250 + Lab Fee: $10
Sponsor: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Website, email, 215-972-7632


"Mezzotint Workshop with Kate Samworth"
July 14-15, 2018
 

Mezzotint is a direct, chemical-free method of intaglio printmaking, unique in its tonal richness and potential for soft edges, as seen in the prints of Carol Wax. “Rocking” the plate will be demonstrated, but students will work with pre-rocked plates to speed the process. Be coached through the process of transferring an image to the plate, burnishing and scraping the plate for tonal effects, and all aspects of printing the image on paper.
 
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Instructor: Kate Samworth, katesamworth.com
Cost: $225, Lab Fee: $10
Sponsor: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Website, email, 215-972-7632


"Printmaking Studio - Session 2"
Saturdays, July 14 - August 11, 2018
 

A printmaking atelier for artists of all levels! Beginning printmakers will be introduced to a variety of processes including etching, solar plate, monotype, letterpress, relief, and paperplate lithography. Design prints from drawings, photographs or imagination using the techniques you like the most! Advanced students may pursue independent projects with technical assistance and critique from the instructor. Students may take Sessions 1 & 2 (10 weeks): $395 non-credit or $525 for 1.0 undergraduate credit + $20 lab fee.
 
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Instructor: Anthony Rosati, tonyrosatiprint.com
Cost: $195 + Lab Fee: $10
Sponsor: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Website, email, 215-972-7632


"High School Intensive: Printmaking"
August 6-10, 2018
 

Printmaking enhances drawing/painting skills and creates striking contributions to a college portfolio. Explore the exciting possibilities of traditional line etching, screenprinting on t-shirts or other materials, and the painterly monotype. Learn the methods of image development, printing for each process, as well as the safe handling of all materials.
 
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Instructor: Shushana Rucker, www.shushanarucker.com
Cost: For Credit: $425, Non-Credit: $425, Lab Fee: $10
Sponsor: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Website, email, 215-972-7632


 

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