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Screen Print Fundamentals

at Shoestring Press - Crown Heights

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Crown Heights, Brooklyn
663 Classon Ave
At Bergen St
Brooklyn, New York 11238
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 13 and older
Average Class Size: 10
Teacher: Lane Sell

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this screen printing class:

Our flagship long-format printmaking course starts with hand-cut stencil silkscreen prints and moves rapidly through hand drawing, rubylith, halftoning, and spot color. Suited to all skill levels and degrees of artistic experience.

In this four-session silkscreen course, students will learn the fundamentals of screenprinting as well as experimental techniques. You'll learn to design multi-layer prints, prepare digital templates for screen printing, use overlapping layers to expand the color range of a print, experiment with reduction and direct stencil techniques, use screen printing as a tool across traditional print media, and explore approaches to making prints larger than the screen.

Open to all levels of experience. All materials provided.

Tuition includes working access to Shoestring Press over the course of enrollment, including screens, ink, storage, free access during open shop hours, and large-format digital printing.

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If you aren't able to attend a course that you've enrolled in, please reach out to us as soon as you know, at the very least 72 hours before the start of the first session of the course, and we can issue you a course credit in the amount of the tuition paid to take a different session. In the event of cancellation within 72 hours of the start of the first session or a no-show, the course fee is forfeit, and we can only issue a course credit at our discretion.

If a course is cancelled or dates are changed by us, you will be entitled to a course credit to enroll in a different section, or a full refund—your choice.


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Can I learn to silk screen from photo-stats? Would that be similar to a contemporary "stencil"?
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Hi! Yes, you can and yes, they would be similar!

Reviews of Classes at Shoestring Press (88)

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Screen Print Fundamentals
Reviewed by Miranda N. on 6/2/2018
Awesome class. Lane is a great instructor and willing to carefully explain everything in great detail, from process to materials and even a bit of history. The first class is structured to break the ice with classmates while learning the basics. Shoestring Press is a relaxed, welcoming environment in which everybody works hard and has fun doing so.
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School: Shoestring Press

Shoestring Press

Founded in 2011, Shoestring Press is a membership-driven Brooklyn print shop that provides affordable, accessible art education and work space for art making in Crown Heights and the greater Brooklyn area. We are a community of member artists sharing workspace and exchanging ideas, offering workshops...

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