Reduction Woodcut Printing on the letterpress--one block, multiple colors!
Date: Sep 9 – 15, 2018
Levels: Beginner, Intermediate
Workshop Fee: $1150
Class Size: 8
Learn how to achieve multiple colors in a woodblock image through reduction carving and print with perfect registration each time!
This workshop will be an introduction to the technique of reduction woodblock printing. Students will be guided through the process, from preliminary drawing to carving techniques to finished print. Hands-on studio time will be mixed with brief lectures and group discussions about cutting tools, carving sequence and color mixing. Each student will carve and edition their own print.
Instructor: Nancy Loeber
Nancy Loeber is a printmaker and bookbinder living in Brooklyn, NY. She has taught extensively at institutions such as the Center for Book Arts, Pratt University, and Fashion Institute of Technology.