2011-12 Catalog

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Offering Description

Printmaking: Intaglio Techniques

Fall 2011 quarter

Judith Baumann printmaking, digital imaging, visual arts
Fields of Study
visual arts
The art of incising lines and printing from copper plates dates back to the early 1400s.  Students will learn to create rich, tonal, vibrant images using traditional techniques honed over the centuries.  Monotypes, drypoint, engraving, etching, aquatint, stage biting, chine collé and a la poupée methods, and multiple-plate printing will be demonstrated throughout the quarter. Students will work toward developing a technical portfolio highlighting both craft and concept. Basic drawing skills are recommended.
Advertised Schedule
6-8p Tue/Thu
Online Learning
No Required Online Learning
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Required Fees
$20 materials fee
Special Expenses
Additional $50 - $100 for personal supplies including paper
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