Introduction to Printmaking with Barry Goodman
6:30pm – 9:30pm
Skill Level: All Levels
Spring Session ( April 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16 and 23)
Summer Session 1 (June 6, 13, 20, 27, July 11 and 18) No classes July 4th
Summer Session 2 (July 25, Aug 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29)
An exciting introduction to the basic processes and principals of printmaking. Explore and develop personal work in intaglio and relief techniques. Methods covered include: drypoint, linocut, collagraphs, and monoprint. Beginners will follow a step-by-step introduction to the full range of processes, which are easily accessible and avoid the use of complex acids and chemicals.
Please bring along your sketchbook, drawings, or photographs. These will serve as inspiration and development of your work during this course.
All levels of experience welcome.
Please wear overalls or old clothes
Maximum number of students: 10.
Studio fee included
Instructor Biography: Barry Goodman
Barry originally intended to become an architect, but studied Graphic Design instead, before pursuing a successful career in Design and illustration. He later studied printmaking at The London College of Printing (University of The Art London).
His design background led naturally into larger graphic prints and paintings, which have been widely exhibited both across the UK and internationally, some of these are now adorning walls as far apart as Streatham, San Francisco, New York and Naples.
His work has been widely published and featured in numerous international magazines, leading educational books and in the media including Societe Perrier – New York, Paperrunway – Australia, Coast Magazine – UK, Artist and Illustrator Magazine – UK, Tegneren – Denmark, Rise Art, Pratical Printmaking and Hybrid Print.
His work is held in public and private collections including The Library of Congress, Washington D.C. and The China Printmaking Museum, Shenzhen.
Barry is a member of The California Society of Printmakers, San Francisco, USA.