TIGER LILY PRESS 2019 FALL CLASSES

Discover (or rediscover) the fun and fulfilling art of printmaking by taking a class. Classes are normally scheduled for Spring and Fall. 

 

SEPTEMBER

COLLAGRAPH

(This class has been cancelled and will be rescheduled. Please contact us if interested). 

9/12/19, 9/19/19, 9/26/19, | 6-8pm
Three consecutive Thursdays with Mary Woodworth.

Make your own plates with ordinary materials using cardboard, paper, fabric, modeling paste and acrylic mediums. Participants will create plates which can be printed alone or in layers. We will explore the possibilities block out stencils and cut shape collagraph plates to expand the possibilities for abstract composition. I will offer advanced techniques in multi plate printing to more advanced students who may wish to repeat a class from previous offerings. Supplies included: newsprint, printing paper, oil based inks and tools. Participants expected to bring: fabric scraps, textured fabric or paper, paper towels.

Cost: $90 for non-members, $72 for members
Limit 6 participants
PDU 6

 

 


LETTERPRESS

9/22/19, 12:30 – 4:30pm
Instructor: Brian Stuparyk

Brian will demonstrate the proper use of the Vandercook Galley Press in the TLP studio. Participants will investigate the use of a variety of fonts, letter styles, spacers and arrange them into a base for printing a postcard size message. Supplies included in class fee.

Limit 6 participants.
Cost: $60 for non-members, $48 for Tiger Lily Press members.
PDU 4
(CLASS IS FULL – for waiting list, e-mail tigerlilypressprintstudio@gmail.com)


OCTOBER

 

OH, WHAT A RELIEF!

10/05/19, 10/12/19, 10/19/19 | 10am – 1pm
Three consecutive Saturdays with Jonpaul Smith.

No experience with relief printmaking? Lots of experience with relief printmaking? Either way, this class will offer as much or as little help you need with this process. Instructor will provide expertise and guidance to help you achieve your project goals. Relief techniques include such processes as linocut, woodcut, collagraph among others. We will get started right away so please come to class with a project in mind. Let’s get printing!
Supplies included: 6×8 linoleum, carving tools, newsprint, printing paper with water based inks.
Participants expected to bring: paper towels, prepared concept, Xacto knife, scissors, extra printing paper, masking tape and personal tool kit Limit 6 participants

Cost: $135 for non-members, $108 for Tiger Lily Press members.

 

 

 

 

OH, WHAT A RELIEF!


SCREEN PRINTING WITH STENCILS

12:30-4:30, Sunday 10/20/19
Instructor: Nancy Turner

Explore the basic logistics of screen printing, preparing the stencil, application to the screen, implementing the water based ink and proper use of squeegee.
Supplies included: 9×12 screen with squeegee to fit, proof paper and printing paper and ink Participants to bring: scissors and Xacto knife, paper towels, some design ideas. If desired you may bring totes or T-shirts, precut note cards or hand towels.

Limit 6 participants Cost $60 for non-members $48 for TLP members
PDU 4

 

 

 

 

SCREEN PRINTING WITH STENCILS


NOVEMBER

 

MULTI-DROP MONOTYPES:
CREATING ART FOR DISPLAY IN SCROLL FORMAT

11/2/19, Sat 10am – 1pm
Instructor: Maureen Radcliffe George

We will learn to print multi-colored monotypes on lightweight paper for use in a scroll format. This class will cover various ways to achieve the unique image effects and textures that that monotypes offer. We will begin with an inked plate and use subtractive and additive methods to create the image image including removing ink, painting, stenciling and overlaying inks. This is offered as a separate class and one may chose to take it with or without the follow up class.
Supplies included: Carrier rice paper, assorted decorative papers, newsprint, oil based inks, 81/2×14 plexiglass, marking tools, adhesive, various additional rice papers and decorative papers. Small and medium sized gloves available.
Participants provide: sketches or ideas for image, paper towels and any type of paper you may add. Additional information: Instructor will be available for the following open studio in order to finalize if necessary.

Limit 6 participants
Cost:$60 for non-members and $48 for TLP members.
PDU 4

 

 

 

 

MULTI-DROP MONOTYPES:CREATING ART FOR DISPLAY IN SCROLL FORMAT


MAKE YOUR OWN FUN AND LOW TECH HOLIDAY CARDS: POTATO PRINTS AND LETTERPRESS

11/3/19, 1-4pm
Instructor: Amy Foltz

Participants will carve silhouettes and hand print on card stock with colorful water based inks. The letterpress will be set up with seasonal greetings to print on the inside of the card. Stencils, ink and card stock with envelopes will be provided .
Supplies included: water based inks, brayers and spatulas, newsprint, proof paper. Participants provide: sketches or ideas for images, Xacto knife or other sharp carving knife, and if you like matching cards and envelopes, a potato or two, paper towels.

Limit 6 participants
Cost: $45 for non-members and $36 for TLP members
PDU 3


 

 

 

 

POTATO PRINTS AND LETTERPRESS




CREATE A NON-TRADITIONAL SCROLL FOR DISPLAYING UNFRAMED PRINTS

11/10/19, Sunday 10am – 1pm
Instructor: Maureen Radcliffe George

Using your own prints from Multi-Drop Monotypes or from your own stash, we will explore different types of scrolls and use of a variety of techniques for mounting, finishing, hanging and embellishing. We will use Japanese papers for mounting and cloth fabrics or decorative papers for borders. We will explore gluing techniques and learn to present the finished Work by hanging it on carriers such as dowels or sticks.
Supplies included: Decorative papers and fabrics for creating borders, newsprint, assorted dowels and sticks, limited cords, ribbons and decorative elements, wheat paste and/or gel medium or other adhesive.
Participants provide: Small prints or sketches, finished prints 81/2×14 or smaller, Xacto knife, you may wish to use specific rice papers, fabrics, hanging rods and embellishments (beads, buttons, ribbons, twine, small tassels, etc.) paper towels and scissors

Cost: $60 for non-members, $48 for members.
Take both classes, Multi-drop Monotype and Create a non Traditional Scroll for a discounted price of $110 non-members and $76 for members of TLP.
PDU 4

 

 

 

 

CREATE A NON-TRADITIONAL SCROLL FOR DISPLAYING UNFRAMED PRINTS


DECEMBER

 

PROFESSIONAL GUIDELINES FOR MATTING AND FRAMING

12/01/19 Sunday noon-3
Instructor: Andrea Knarr

We will review professional standards for matting and framing of fine art prints. I will demonstrate how to cut a 4 ply, beveled archival mat using an inexpensive hand held Logan mat cutter. Learning to do this will save big bucks, even if you mess up some of them!. We will also discuss the proper way to sign and number prints.
Participants provide: 4 ply mat board the size of your print plus 3” border on all sides for practice, 2H ( not B) pencil.

Limit 6 participants open to all.
Cost: $15




 


Interested in learning something specific that you don’t see here? Contact us and let us know. We often schedule classes based on feedback from participants and those interested in learning the various techniques of printmaking.