Silkscreen Level II 1W20
Take screen printing to the next level with two-color prints, hand-drawn designs, and more. You will explore new ways of making screens, expand on projects you started in Silkscreen in your Kitchen Sink, and have space and time to hone your skills. Create beautiful prints in fabric or paper. Prerequisite: Silkscreen in Your Kitchen Sink
Sarah Coyne designs, produces and sells handmade illustrated and screen-printed goods through her company, Egg-A-Go-Go. She also works as a freelance illustrator, specializing in botanical and nature watercolors. Sarah enjoys connecting with Jamaica Plain’s artist community through the Eliot School and is proud to be a part of one of the city’s historic institutions. In addition to her Eliot School workshops, she has taught silkscreening to friends using her own kitchen sink and broom closet. Sarah has most recently shown her work at Aviary Gallery, Mass Audubon’s Nature Center and Glacier National Park.
Materials & Tools:
- One 10” x 14” stretched frame with polyester mesh (more will be available in class for a fee, for students wishing to work on a multi-color print)
- Water-based screen printing ink of your choice (Speedball or Versatex)
- Material on which to print your final project - paper, fabric, cards, etc.
- Your design on a transparency: Instructor will email you in advance with more details.