PRINTMAKING WORKSHOP INFO: Self Help Graphics & Art’s Inaugural Chicana/o Latina/o Printmaking Summit

INAUGURAL CHICANA/O LATINA/O PRINTMAKING SUMMIT
Dear Printmakers,
Please RSVP individually to each workshops as space is extremely limited.
Self Help Graphics & Art in partnership with the Eastside Arts Initiative and the University of Texas at San Antonio is convening the Inaugural Chican/o Latina/o Printmaking Summit on February 20 – 26, 2017, in Los Angeles with the goals of discussing the following:
  • Master Printer role within community centered printmaking studios/spaces.
  • Develop a template (pathway) for future Master Printers.
  • Discuss and develop a larger national printmaking summit for 2018-2019.
  • Provide workshops to the local community of printmakers.
  • Creation of a fine art print portfolio documenting this gathering.
FOR MORE UPDATED SCHEDULE CLICK HERE
PRINTMAKING SUMMIT SCHEDULE
Monday, February 20, 2017
08:30 AM Check In
09:00 AM Roundtable: The Master Printer, A Collective Pathway
12:00 PM Lunch Break
01:00 PM Session continues…
04:00 PM Break
05:00 PM Ni De Aqui, Ni De Alla exhibition walk through with Rogelio Gutierrez (Arizona State University)
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
08:30 AM Check In
09:00 AM Roundtable: Sustainable Printmaking Practices
12:00 PM Lunch Break
01:00 PM Session continues…
04:00 PM Break
05:00 PM Workshop (see below)
Woodblock Printmaking Workshop with Master Printer Humberto Saenz (University of Texas at San Antonio)
Tuesday, February 21,
2017 | 5PM to 8PM
The workshop introduces participants to relief printmaking using woodblock.
All materials provided by Self Help Graphics & Art.
CLICK HERE TO RSVP | Tues.Feb.21
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
08:30 AM Check In
09:00 AM Roundtable: Diversity and Inclusion
12:00 PM Lunch Break
01:00 PM Session continues…
04:00 PM Break
05:00 PM Workshop (see below)
Experimental Screenprinting Workshop with Master Printer Pepe Coronado (Coronado Print Studio, New York)
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | 5PM to 8PM
The workshop introduces a variety of techniques such as incorporating graffiti aesthetics and drawing for the use of screen printing, in addition to experimental exposure techniques.
All materials provided by Self Help Graphics & Art.
CLICK HERE TO RSVP | Wed.Feb.22
Thursday, February 23, 2017
08:30 AM Check In
09:00 AM Workshop (see below)
12:00 PM Lunch Break
01:00 PM Workshop (see below)
04:00 PM Break
05:00 PM Roundtable: Reviving Printmaking at Universities and Colleges
Experimental Monoprinting/Etching Workshop with Master Printer Sandra Fernandez (Printmaking Center of New Jersey)
Thursday, February 23, 2017 | 1PM to 4PM
Participants will learn how to combine different monoprinting methods with already etched metal and plexiglass plates. These methods will include direct application over plexiglass or metal plates, as well as silkscreen mono printing using both acrylic inks and watercolors. All materials provided by Self Help Graphics & Art.
CLICK HERE TO RSVP | Thu.Feb.23 9AM
Linocut Relief Printmaking Workshop with Master Printer Juan de Dios Mora (University of Texas at San Antonio)
Thursday, February 23, 2017
| 1PM to 4PM
The workshop introduces participants to relief printmaking using linoleum. Relief printmaking offers artists a method to create and express concepts as an art form. Participants will print an original piece from start to finish while learning the technique. Technical processes include image transferring, carving and marking, registering, and printing. All materials provided by Self Help Graphics & Art.

Please bring a 6×9 inch image to the workshop.

CLICK HERE TO RSVP | Thu.Feb.23 1PM
Saturday, February 25, 2017
08:30 AM Check In
09:00 AM Workshop (see below)
12:00 PM Lunch Break
01:00 PM Workshop (see below)
Portraits for Printmaking Workshop with Melanie Cervantes (Dignidad Rebelde, Oakland, CA)
Saturday, February 25, 2017 | 9AM to 12PM
The workshop introduces participants to the process that Melanie Cervantes uses to incorporate portraits into her printmaking process. All materials provided by Self Help Graphics & Art.

Please bring a portrait on an 8.5×11 sheet of paper.
CLICK HERE TO RSVP | Sat.Feb.25 9AM
Serigraph Workshop with Master Printer Malaquias Montoya (Taller Arte del Nuevo Amanecer (TANA))
Saturday, February 25, 2017 | 1PM to 4PM
Master Printer Malaquias Montoya will introduce participants to various techniques in creating film positives for screen printing. All materials provided by Self Help Graphics & Art.
CLICK HERE TO RSVP | Sat.Feb.25 1PM
Sunday, February 26, 2017
09:30 AM Check In
10:00 AM Open Studio
01:00 PM Lunch Break
04:00 PM Open Studio
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