Learn how to incorporate line weight and pre made textures into a zinc etching. Students will learn how to create an image on a zinc plate, etch the plate in nitric acid, ink and print the incised or pressed in lines. All materials are provided. Beginners are welcome, no prior printmaking experience necessary!
Instructor: Russ Spitkovsky
Saturday September 17th & 24th 2016
$75 Guttenberg Arts Members
*THIS PRICE INCLUDES $25 MATERIALS COST*
Includes 6 hours of free studio time
(expires one month from final class)
Russ Spitkovsky’s artwork has been included in numerous national and international publications and exhibitions. He is one of the founders of CARRIER PIGEON and is currently editor in chief and contributor of the quarterly publication. In 2014, Russ helped create Guttenberg Arts, a multidisciplinary artist residency program. Web: www.carrierpigeonmag.com www.spitatart.com