• Introduction-Intermediate
  • Printmaking

This is a comprehensive course exploring relief printmaking techniques on wood, using watercolour and Yamamoto Rice paste. During the course, students will learn how to register their images on the blocks, cut their images into the blocks, prepare paper for printing, and print in both black & white and colour. This course employs traditional Japanese woodblock printmaking techniques with a Western approach.

Spring 2020:

10 Weeks:  Base Tuition: $422 + Materials Fee: $60 = Total: $482

Notes: Please come with ideas for projects.

Upcoming Sections

CodeInstructorDates & TimeDaysLengthRegister
504Brian HoxhaApril 16, 2020 to June 18, 2020
TERM - Spring 2020
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
10-week courses$482.00

What you will learn

  • Preparing your block
  • Preparing your paper
  • Registration
  • Colour mixing
  • Keeping your tools sharp
  • Tonal blends
  • Carving techniques

Materials to Bring

Please keep your receipts to all purchases in case you need to return any materials.

Although most materials will be provided, students will need to bring the following materials to class:

  • Artist quality watercolours
  • Palette
  • Brushes
  • Palette knives
  • Yamato Paste
  • Apron
  • Nitril gloves
  • Utility knife
  • Newsprint
  • Cartridge paper

Materials Provided:

  • Printing paper
  • Ink
  • Mylar
  • Carving tools
  • Barens