2010-11 Catalog

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Offering Description

Printmaking: The Political Print

Winter quarter

Faculty: Judith Baumann printmaking, digital imaging, Visual Arts

Fields of Study: visual arts

Winter: CRN (Credit) Level 20123 (4)  

Credits: 4(W)

Class Standing: Freshmen - Senior

Offered During: Evening


This course is designed as an intensive study of the aesthetics of rebellion and revolution. Students will learn the history of print as a catalyst for social, political and cultural change from the 18th century to the present in addition to creating their own political prints using various printmaking methods including screen-printing, relief techniques and typesetting. The fundamental elements of graphic design will be discussed throughout the quarter. Students will also participate in regular critiques of their work and in-class technical demonstrations.

Maximum Enrollment: 16

Advertised Schedule: 6-8p Tue/Thu

Required Fees: $15 materials fee

Special Expenses: Additional $50 - $75 for personal printmaking supplies

Campus Location: Olympia

Online Learning: No Required Online Learning

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