WORKSHOP AUGUST 20-21 2021: GENESIS TORRES – LARGE FORMAT MONOTYPE “GENESIS STYLE”
Join us for two all day workshops starting at 8:00 am.
With extra space we will be able to spread out and have the opportunity to work with Genesis Torres as he produces these large format prints in his style of print making.
- Instructor: Genesis Torres
- Subject: Large Format Monotype
- When: August 20-21st 2021, starts at 8:00 am
- Where: E Street Gallery 1115 E St. Sacramento
- Cost: $200 for both days, $100 for Friday demonstration only
This workshop is a special request from a number of printmakers who are challenged by the idea of taking their skills in painting with watercolors, acrylics and oils and adapt it to printmaking using a standard size plexiglass 22”x 30. Genesis uses masa paper, oil-based inks painted on the plexiglass and pressed with a large wooden spoon. Genesis’ all over color compositions of different shapes and textures is whimsical fun.
Friday morning will be the primary demonstration and afternoon independent work with help from Genesis and other print makers. (There will be a waiting list for one -day registrations, once the workshop reaches its minimum of 8 two day printers.) Then the one -day registrations will be admitted on a first come first serve basis for only Fridays.
Printmakers are encouraged to bring their own supplies, especially if you have a 22”x30” piece of plexiglass. If no, you have two-options. We will have extra plexiglass to be shared. Or you can purchase your own by sending us an additional $40 for a plexiglass you will keep after the workshop.
Saturday Genesis will demonstrate another monotype but the presentation will be more of a demonstration not a how to lesson that is planned for only on Friday.
Please direct any questions to 1st VP Northern California Arts, Inc. Eric McGhie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To pay by check, please download the flyer and fill out the form. Send the check made payable to Northern California Arts, Inc. to:
Sacramento Fine Arts Center
C/O Joan Hall, Treasurer
5330-B Gibbons Drive
Carmichael, CA 95608
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