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Intro to Tetra Pak Intaglio Printmaking with Liz Ortiz of Mad Hare Press

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Join Liz Ortiz of Mad Hare Press, for a Thursday evening of printmaking & community!

At this workshop you will get an introduction to Intaglio Printmaking using Recycled Tetra Pak Cartons. Liz Ortiz will give instruction on Accessible printmaking tools & materials, image transfer from sketch to plate, drypoint techniques and safety, and how to print your plate using a traditional etching press as well as how to print using a pasta press with intaglio oil-based ink on archival paper.

• Each participant will receive a 4x6 recycled Tetra Pak plate (plate size slightly varies) and 5x7 archival cotton paper for a print.

• All tools necessary will be provided for use during the workshop.

• There is no drawing or printmaking experience necessary.

• Please bring images/drawings for design inspiration. (Blocks measure slightly smaller than 4x6)

If you have been wanting to learn an accessible form of printmaking and/or art this is the workshop for you!

This workshop is located at Petrichor Collective Studios
131 E Lincoln Avenue, Suite C, Fort Collins, CO 80524
On the corner of Lincoln and Willow
Park in the lot off Willow and head downstairs to the courtyard suite

This event is produced by an outside organization and is unaffiliated with the Downtown Development Authority. The DDA website serves as a marketing outlet for events and promotions occurring inside the Downtown boundary. For questions regarding the event, please contact the event producer.