Discover (or re-discover) the fun and fulfilling art of printmaking at Tiger Lily Press by taking a class. To register by mail, send a check to Tiger Lily Press, P.O.Box 5394, Cincinnati, Ohio 45205, along with a note including: name, phone number, email, class name, and amount paid.
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Professional Development Units (PDUs) are available for educators.
2017 fall printmaking classes
Play and Color Layering with Gelli Plates – FULL
Come experiment with acrylic paints and Gelli Plates to make colorful, intuitive monoprints. This is an ideal process for experimentation and building a body of custom collage material, chine-collé papers, art journal pages, and finished prints. If you love layers, you will really dig this! Prints are made without a press with light hand or brayer pressure.
October 1: 12:30-4:30 Nicci Mechler, instructor
Limit: 6 students $75.00 nonmembers/$60.00 members ($20.00 supply fee included) 4 PDU contact hours
CLASS FULL: if you’d like to be added to the waiting list (or to be notified of another section), please contact us.
Handmade Cloth Paper
Cloth Paper is a one of a kind sturdy paper suitable for a variety of applications including construction of art journal/sketchbook and book covers. Come and spend an afternoon learning to create your own colorful paper with layers of tissue, fibers, paper scraps, water based dyes, and paint. Bring threads, fabric scraps, and paper bits for inclusion in your layered, finished cloth papers.
October 15: 12:30-4:30 Nicci Mechler, instructor
Limit: 6 students $65.00 nonmember/$50.00 members ($10.00 supply fee included) 4 PDU contact hours
Handmade Sketchbooks and Pocket Journals
Bring your prints and handmade papers and create small hand bound art journals or pocket size books. The focus is on creating single signature booklets with a sturdy, flexible cover. Learn how to create a unique screen-backed cover for flexibility and strength. A discussion on various glues, sewing, cover papers, and tools will be part of the presentation.
October 22: 12:30-4:30 Nicci Mechler, instructor
Limit: 6 students $65.00 nonmember/$50.00 member ($10.00 supply fee included) 4 PDU contact hours
All classes are taught at Tiger Lily Press studio, located at Dunham Recreation Center Complex, 4356 Dunham Lane, Cincinnati, Ohio 45238.