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Alternative Letterpress Printing
Alternative Letterpress Printing
Alternative Letterpress Printing
Alternative Letterpress Printing
Alternative Letterpress Printing
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$175.00

Alternative Letterpress Printing


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Ready to try some new techniques on the letterpress? Learn about non-traditional ways to make images on the Vandercook press!

WORKSHOP DATES:

  • Sundays, October 16th, 23rd and 30th, 10-2

Learn experimental printmaking techniques on the Vandercook, including pressure printing, Lego tile relief printing and lasercut woodblock prints. Students will come away with a wide variety of prints with small editions of posters, postcards and zines to keep or share. This workshop has a prerequisite of Intro to Letterpress.

      

    INSTRUCTOR BIO:

    Andre Lee Bassuet is a book artist and graphic designer living in North Kingstown, Rhode Island. Her work primarily deals with memory and fleeting nature of human connections. Originally from Brooklyn, New York, she completed her MFA at Osaka University of Arts on a Fellowship from the Japanese Government Ministry of Education and a Bachelors from New York University. She has participated in artist residencies at AS220 and Manhattan Graphics Center and exhibited in New York, Providence, Michigan, Florida, Seattle, Red Lodge, Kyoto, Osaka, and Shanghai. Her bookarts is in the RISD Fleet Library collection, Columbia University Libraries, and Western Michigan University’s Special Collections. She has taught workshops at the Center for Book Arts, Osaka University of Arts and Cooper Union Adult Education. 

     

    Waitlist: Is the workshop sold out? if you'd like to be added to a wait list, contact us at industries@as220.org and they will contact you if a spot opens or if this workshop is offered again.

    Scholarships & Discounts: AS220 Industries offers needs-based scholarships as well as discounted spots for BIPoC, Emerging Members, and Industries Monthly Members. We believe that everyone deserves access to arts education, and focus on centering marginalized communities and those who have had barriers accessing these resources. If you'd like to apply for a scholarship or use a discount, find more details HERE.

    Location: The AS220 Industries is located at the Mercantile at 131 Washington Street Providence, Rhode Island on the 1st floor. The entrance is located at the back of the building on Lucie Way; use the entrance under the AS220 Printshop sign, head upstairs and follow the signs. Ring the bell if the doors aren't open (though they should be). 

    Parking: There is a 2-hour metered on-street parking available, and parking is free on Sundays. We are also located near a parking garage with entry on Washington Street, look for the big blue parking sign.

    Important Workshop Policies. Please be as respectful of the short time you and the other participants have to learn and be as on time as possible. If you arrive more than half an hour late, we will not be able to teach you. Please plan ahead, it always takes time to find on-street parking. 

    Refund Policy: To cancel your reservation must email industries@as220.org at least two weeks in advance, or risk losing your payment.

    Cancellation of workshops. If the minimum number is not met in workshop enrollment, the teacher may opt to cancel the workshop. If this is the case, we will give a full refund of workshop payment and first choice to enroll in future workshops. We will attempt to give as much notice as possible, thank you for your understanding.

    QUESTIONS:  Contact Industries Staff at industries@as220.org or by phone at (401) 831-9327 x152