A7 – Introduction to Printmaking & MultiMedia with Pam Smith – August 26-27, 2023

A7 – Introduction to Printmaking & MultiMedia with Pam Smith – August 26-27, 2023


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Advance registration is required for all classes.

Registration Deadline: July 5, 2023

NOTE: Tuition includes a $25 one-time registration fee. If you have already paid the fee, it will be deducted from your total before your card is charged.

Class Description:

In this class, you will learn how to create your own unique block print and to combine block printing with multimedia monoprints using natural materials.

What you will learn

  • Understand how to create a single-color block print.
  • Develop a clear understanding of the steps needed to plan, design and carve a successful print.
  • Hand burnish a print using softcut carving block and non-toxic water-based inks
  • Experiment with monoprints and nature print backgrounds
  • Combine blockprinting and nature printing to create your own unique print

All materials needed for the class will be provided and will include:

  • Softcut carving blocks
  • Speedball carving tools to use in the classroom
  • Barens and rollers to use in the classroom
  • Printmaking inks (non-toxic, water clean-up) to use in the classroom
  • Printmaking paper

A comprehensive list of printmaking resources will be shared with class participants.

Instructor Biography:

Pam is a NH-based teaching artist and printmaker. Her website can be found at https://www.art-haven-studio.com/.

An avid gardener, she is inspired by the natural beauty all around us. Her work includes botanical prints, monoprints, and whimsical collages incorporating nature prints and handmade paper, combining traditional printmaking, painting, and mixed media.

Recent work has been at the Library Arts Center, Artistree, Collective: The Art of Craft in Woodstock, VT, Twiggs Gallery, and in the 2023 Women In Print show at WREN.

Additional information


August 26-27, 2023

Class Hours:

9:00 – 4:00


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