Tue Jan 16 7pm —
1825 Monetary Ln #104 Carrollton, TX 75006
||Learn the materials, tools, and techniques to make and print your own printing blocks.
- Cost: $5.00
Cancellations for this event must be made before January 16, 2018 — 7:00pm.
Registration for the event is closed.
About this Event
Learn about the different substrates for carving and printing images such as linoleum, wood block, plastic erasers, styro-foam and cardboard.
Learn about the various cutting tools available for carving at home or at the Makerspace.
Learn about the different inks available for printing (class will be printing with water-based inks).
Carve and print a small plastic block using a lino-cutter.
Cut a foam-core registration plate for accurate printing. (registration technique).
Perfect for handmade postcards, notecards, scrapbooking and fabric printing.
$5 materials fee covers supplies (plastic block, paper, inks) and will enable you to take home a carved block and a set of your own hand printed notecards and gift bags.
Special Considerations and Warnings
Wear a shirt that you can get messy in, bring your journal, sketch book, or blank note cards if you want to print additional images to take home with you