ONSITE: Linocut: Exploring Color and Pattern
Learn to carve and print designs into a linoleum block to create a relief surface. We’ll begin by carving background patterns, which we’ll print in various colors and combinations. Then, we’ll carve a strong final image to print overtop the patterns. You’ll learn about design, carving techniques, printing and paper selection and finish the class with several completed prints.
- All materials will be provided for the first class, so don't feel that you need to bring anything since we will be discussing materials then. But you may bring image references for your linocut ideas if you like.
- Classes are confirmed one week prior to the start date. In order to help us confirm classes, please register as early as possible.
- This is an On-site course. On-site courses do not come with studio access outside of class time. Paid open studio access is available through our Studio Access Program: if interested please visit visarts.org. Students must follow social distancing protocols and wear masks at all times. For more info visit visarts.org.
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About the Instructor
Aijung is a printmaker and illustrator living in Richmond. She received her BFA in Fine Arts Printmaking at Pratt Institute and currently teaches printmaking, book arts, and craft entrepreneurship workshops at the VMFA Studio School, Studio Two Three, and the city and county libraries. She exhibits her work locally and beyond, and she sells her art and illustrated goods at craft shows, shops, and online at www.sprouthead.etsy.com.See More Classes By Instructor Instructor Website