This printmaking workshop will involve a variety of etching techniques on zinc
plates using diluted nitric acid. Workshop attendees will learn the process of
etching, aquatint, soft ground application, mezzotint, and an introduction to
engraving. Work will be executed on 8 x 10 zinc plates. Subject matter will be
discussed and chosen in accordance with each artist's individual vision. Instructor
will provide direction in choosing subject matter. Most supplies will be provided.
Saturday and Sunday, July 7 and 8, 2018 – 12:00 to 5:00pm
Cost: $75 (early bird rate till Friday, June 1st) and then $95. Limit: 8 students.
Instructor: Douglas R. Fiely