- Cost: $75.00
Cancellations for this event must be made before March 10, 2019 — 12:00pm.
Registration for the event is closed.
About this Event
Printers we have worked in the small scale, and some of us in bigger scale, so… lets get large!!
Paper Arts - A New Artisan Studio Shop, Flying Print Monkey Press, and the Deep Ellum Art Company have collaborated to host a Steam Roller print event at the Deep Ellum Art Company on May 5th 2019.
This class will teach the process of planning and execution of a 30” x 48” wood block over the course of multiple dates.
$75 class materials fee includes the $35 Steam Roller event registration fee paid directly to Paper Arts - A New Artisan Studio Shop. Registration is due by March 9 to allow for the advance purchase of the class materials. Students are expected to attend all scheduled classes and to participate in volunteer work shifts during the event at the Deep Ellum Art Company.
Student will receive a 30” x 48” MDF block plus a small sample block to practice your marks before carving. Shellac will be provided for final class to seal your block for printing and contractor bag to transport your inky block home from the printing event . Bring your preliminary 5"x 8" image which will scale smoothly to the block.
MARCH 30 @ 12-5 pm Discuss theme of 'Dios De Los Muertos”, methods of transferring image to your block. Dye your block in preparation of hand carving, & review alternate carving techniques .
APRIL 13 @ 5-10 pm Transfer images. dye your block, carving feedback.
APRIL 27 @ 11-4 pm Transfer of image, dye your block , carving feedback & seal if you are ready.
MAY 2 @ 7:00-10 pm Wrap up! Seal your block, & run a test print if your block is already sealed.
MAY 5 @ 10 am - 6pm Deep Ellum Art Company Steam Roller print day !