An Intro to Block Printing with Lydia Kuekes

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Have you ever wanted to try your hand at block printing but weren't sure where to start? This workshop will give you everything you need to create your first block prints and continue printing in the future. You'll receive hands-on instruction, time saving tips and tricks, and all the materials you need to start making beautiful block prints. You'll have a chance to design, carve, and print during this workshop, and we hope you'll be inspired to keep going with the tools and resources you'll take home.

You'll learn:

  • How to design for block printing
  • How to transfer your image to block
  • How to carve your block
  • How to get the best printing results
  • And more!

You'll get:

  • Your own block printing tools including ink, brayer, linoleum block, tray, and carving tools
  • Your own prints and block to keep
  • Digital resources for advanced techniques, tools, and inspiration

About the Instructor

Lydia Headshot

Lydia Kuekes is a Durham-based lettering artist, illustrator, and graphic designer. She's a strong believer in working with her hands and learning to incorporate more hand craft into digital design. She also serves as AIGA Raleigh Director of Design Ability, striving to bring you valuable programming to expand your design skills.

This workshop is limited to 25 people, so sign up soon!

Type Pricing
Friend/Non-member $50
AIGA Members $45
Student Members $40
When & Where
Sat, May 19, 2018 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Industry
1000 NC Music Factory Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28206
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