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INTRO TO BLOCK PRINTING

  • KLUM HOUSE WORKSHOP 6006 North Oberlin Street Portland, OR, 97203 United States (map)

Level 1 Block Printing: No prior block printing experience is needed. No prior drawing or illustrative experience necessary.

Join Thea Gahr, a local printmaker, and member of the Justseeds Artists Cooperative for a 3-hour workshop on block printing. During class, students will design, carve, and  print their own blocks onto a handkerchief to take home with them. We will cover block printing techniques such as: 

- Creating a successful design for the medium

- Proper carving techniques and use of the tools

- Learn the art of inking and printing with hand-carved stamps

Class Fee: $50

Materials Fee: $5