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Luna Lee Ray – Saturday, Jan 29, 10am-2pm (In Person)

This workshop is an easy, fun introduction to the art of printmaking. Using a gelli plate, we will make both black and white and color monoprints, exploring a variety of ways of making textures, patterns, and simple imagery. The results can stand alone, or also make beautiful and unique collage material.

Suitable for all levels.

MATERIALS LIST :

  • One 6” x 6” Gelli plate- best price/availability on Amazon
  • Brayer: one Speedball deluxe 4″ soft rubber brayer – also from Amazon. Jerry’s and AC Moore SOMETIMES have these in stock.
  • Palette knife
  • Paper towels
  • Water jar
  • Any rubber stamps you might have
  • Optional: Textured fabric, string, bubble wrap, etc…anything that might make an interesting texture.

There is also a $10. Materials fee for this workshop, paid in cash to the instructor. I will be providing ALL the inks for printing and plenty of paper…though if you have any papers you want to try printing on feel free to bring them.

 

Instructor Bio:

Luna Lee Ray received her BFA from the Pacific Northwest College of Art in Portland, Oregon in 1988, in printmaking. She has lived and shown her work in Oregon, Hawaii, Arizona and New Mexico before relocating here in 1998. She now focuses on mixed media drawings and paintings, and shows her work locally at Frank in Chapel Hill.

 

In-person classes offered during the pandemic are conducted at a low maximum capacity and with social distancing measures in place. Masks must be worn at all times. Students are required to show instructors a proof of vaccination before attending in-person classes. Refunds and exchanges are not offered for in-person classes offered during the pandemic.

All ArtSchool registrations have a $3 processing fee added upon check-out.

ArtsCenter members receive 15% off of the cost of this course!

All ArtSchool classes are 15 years old and up unless otherwise specified.