Photo Silk Screening

with Alexandra Snowden

Tuesday, August 6 · view days & times
Price: $99 | $89 ArtsQuest Member
Fees: $5 Visual Arts Service Fee
Venue: Studio 102

3 Weeks

Tuesdays, August 6-20 | 6:30-9 p.m.

Photo Screen Printing is an artistic process where photographs are digitally divided into color layers and applied to a surface like paper or fabric using a screen and ink to create an amazing finished print. In this 4 week class, learn the basics of photo screen printing. Techniques including how to prepare your design or photograph, creating color separations to make layers, transferring designs on to screens, and how to mix inks and create interesting color combinations. Students will be able to print on paper and fabric such as t-shirts or other articles of clothing, and different types of printmaking paper will be discussed. At the end of the course, students are encouraged to swap prints to create their own art collection! A materials list will be provided to registered students.

Alexandra Snowden (Buffalo, NY 1989) is an interdisciplinary artist working between printmaking, photography, sculpture and collage. She holds a BFA in Fiber and Material Studies from The Cleveland Institute of Art and an MFA in Interdisciplinary Studies from The University of Pennsylvania. She was recently a Teaching Artist through the Print Center's Artists-in-Schools program where she worked with underserved youth teaching contemporary art, printmaking and photography. She specializes in silkscreen printing and has also taught sculpture and digital photography. She enjoys working with students of all levels, and has experience working with children and adults.  Her most recent exhibitions include Time in Dreams is Frozen at the Icebox Project Space and Remote Control at Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Philadelphia. She is currently based in Lehigh Valley, PA.

Venue Information
Studio 102
Banana Factory
25 W Third Street

Bethlehem, PA 18015
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