THURSDAY, AUGUST 6 [6–9 PM], AND SATURDAY, AUGUST 15 [10–4 PM]
$180 (TOTAL FOR BOTH SESSIONS)
Have a favorite phrase, lyric, or motto that you want to print as a poster? In this two-session workshop you will have the opportunity to incorporate linoleum carving and handset type. The first session will concentrate on techniques of linoleum carving. In the second session you will learn the basic techniques for composing with wood type. In addition to learning how to work with type, attendees will gain knowledge in locking-up and printing their composition on a manual proof press.
Instructor: Lee Marchalonis is Signal-Return’s printer-in-residence. Lee has degrees in printmaking and book arts and has taught at Parsons the New School and the Center for Book Arts in New York and Pyramid Atlantic in Maryland. She has printed professionally at Yee-Haw Industries in Knoxville and at the Kala Institute in Berkeley.