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Reclaimed Block Printing

Saturday, December 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Instructor: Neeka Allsup

$28 – $35

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Materials saved from the landfill:
linoleum, paper, envelopes

Skills you’ll learn:
print-making, ink-making

Linocut is a printmaking technique, a variant of woodcut in which a sheet of linoleum is used for a relief surface. In this class you will literally be using linoleum salvaged from the landfill to carve your block. You will also learn a fast way to make your own print-making ink using Nori, a Japanese rice paste, pigment (we will use turmeric), and gin. We will print DIY style, pressing your linocut against salvaged paper and rubbing the back with a wooden spoon. We will give you the skills and materials necessary to print your own cards at home.

 

Class Policy

Cancellation Policy: Perennial reserves the right to cancel, combine or reschedule classes to adjust for enrollment. If Perennial cancels a class, you may transfer to another class or receive a full refund.

Refund Policy: Notice of withdrawal from a workshop must be made at least 14 days prior to the start of the class. No refunds will be given for withdrawals made after that time. No refunds or credits will be given for classes missed due to illness, personal conflict or other reasons. There are no exceptions to this policy. Please e-mail classes@perennialstl.org if you wish to withdraw from a workshop.

Details

Date:
Saturday, December 3
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Cost:
$28 – $35
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Venue

Perennial
3762 S. Broadway
Saint Louis,MO63118United States

Organizer

Neeka Allsup