Instructor: M. Gillespie
REscheduled (It helps when there’s sun!) Saturday, February 24, 2018 10am-1pm
$65 per student (1 meeting, 3 hours) click here to register
ABOUT THE COURSE
Harness the power of the sun’s rays to create original prints on paper in this afternoon printmaking workshop. You will learn the basics of solar printmaking using a variety of colorful photosensitive pigments and will get hands-on experience making your own original prints. All supplies are included.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Melissa Gillespie, BFA
Melissa Gillespie is an artist from Fort Worth, TX. She earned her BFA from University of Texas at Arlington in papermaking and printmaking.
image: Solis by Clarissa Gonzalez
Opening Reception Friday, January 19 6-9pm
SOLAR features artwork in the printmaking medium about the sun, made by our sun (as in solar printmaking, cyanotyping, or printing with photosensitive inks) or for the sun (about sun- or star-related cultural and natural history). The exhibit is our featured exhibit for the 2018 PrintAustin annual printmaking festival (January 15 – February 15, 2018).
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Closing Reception Saturday February 18, 2017 5-8pm
Art.Science.Gallery. presents LUNAR, an exhibit in the printmaking medium celebrating lunar travel and discoveries. With the first private moon landing in history slated for 2017, LUNAR aims to inspire viewers to see our moon in a whole new light in advance of this upcoming milestone in space travel.
Featuring new work by Carrie Carlson, Jedidiah Dore, Hayley Gillespie, Kathy Van Torne, Tammy West & Ele Willoughby.
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