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Come play in the print studio and learn how Monoprint. The most painterly method of the printmaking techniques, the beauty of this medium is in its spontaneity and its mixture of printmaking, painting and drawing mediums.
In this freestyle printing class you'll get a practical overview of the medium through short step by step demonstrations and have the bulk of class time to paint and print. No previous experience required, you'll get all the sweet skills you need to create your own masterpiece. Just bring your creativity.
Class Project: As many painterly 9"x12" monoprints as you can create.
Materials: Ink, paper, plates and tools provided. (Etching ink, fine art paper, acrylic plates, brushes, brayers)
Duration: 2.0 hours
Sirima Sataman (born Bangkok, Thailand) studied sculpture, printmaking and fiber arts at the Claremont Colleges, the American University in Rome, Italy and Temple/Tyler University in Rome, Italy. As working artist and active arts organizer in the Dogpatch/Bayview neighborhood, she makes art and teaches private students through her own art studio, ink.paper.plate PRESS as well as publishes a local arts guide for her community, www.dogpatchart.com.
She has taught workshops, given artist lectures, and demonstrations for the University of California Santa Cruz Extension, Academy of Art University, and various educational organizations.