Workshop ~ Letterpress Printing on Fabric
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Join us for this popular one-day workshop and learn the materials and techniques for letterpress printing on fabric!
Varieties and behaviors of inks will be discussed, along with various impression techniques: the barren, the hammer, body-weight, roller press, sleigh press, hand press and others. Working in color and registration will also be reviewed. Students will print their own work on flour-sack towels (provided). Any participants who practice linoleum block cutting are urged to bring some of their designs for printing.
Instructor: Mitch Ahern.
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Museum of Printing
15 Thornton Avenue, Haverhill, MA 01832