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poly plate litho

Polyester Plate Lithography Weekend

  • Dates: Saturday, October 24 and Sunday, October 25; 10am–5pm
  • Cost: $225 (10% discount for HP members)
  • Registration: Deadline is Monday, October 12
  • Enrollment: Maximum 10; minimum 6
  • Ages: 18+; beginning to intermediate students
  • Instructor: Kate Goyette

Interested in creating lithographs but have an aversion to stone graining or lengthy multi-step processing? This polyester plate workshop is perfect for you! Polyester plates or Pronto plates are a quick and inexpensive way to print hand drawn and/or digital images with absolutely no harsh chemical processing. Over the course of the weekend, you will learn how to draw onto polyester plates, register multiple layers if desired, prepare ink for printing, and of course, print! New and seasoned printmakers are welcome. Cost includes ink, supplies and some printing paper. Please bring ideas for imagery.

About the instructor:  Kate Goyette is the Assistant Printer at Highpoint Editions. She holds a BS in Studio Art from Skidmore College, an MFA in 2-D Fine Art with a focus in Printmaking from Massachusetts College of Art and Design, and has completed the Professional Training Program at Tamarind Institute.

 


To register for classes, call Highpoint at 612-871-1326 or email info@highpointprintmaking.orgRegistrations are finalized upon receipt of payment. If payment is not received within one business week your place in the class will not be reserved.