Printing

Printing

Our printing curriculum is designed to introduce the fundamentals of letterpress printing, get you printing on your own and present recent technologies and alternative techniques for producing images and text on paper.

Workshops: Printing

Title Instructor Summary Status
Printing
Sessions: 1
Start: April 22, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: April 22, 2014, 9:30 PM
C.K. Itamura

Become acquainted with the world of linoleum block carving and printing by preparing and carving linoleum blocks and pulling linoleum prints off a Vandercook cylinder press in this hands-on workshop.

Open
Binding, Printing, Arts
Sessions: 1
Start: April 24, 2014, 5:00 PM
End: April 24, 2014, 10:00 PM
James Tucker

Evening Open Print Studio is an opportunity, for those who qualify to work on their own projects with an experienced instructor on hand.

Open
Binding, Printing, Arts
Sessions: 1
Start: April 29, 2014, 5:00 PM
End: April 29, 2014, 10:00 PM
Lara Durback

Evening Open Print Studio is an opportunity, for those who qualify to work on their own projects with an experienced instructor on hand.

Open
Printing
Sessions: 1
Start: May 4, 2014, 10:00 AM
End: May 4, 2014, 6:00 PM
Claire Siepser

Come one! Come all! Get up on that soapbox! You have something to tell the world, in a beautiful way. So attend this workshop to make a limited edition letterpress printed poster to promote your shindig while learning to print.

Open
Binding, Printing, Arts
Sessions: 1
Start: May 5, 2014, 5:00 PM
End: May 5, 2014, 10:00 PM
James Tucker

Evening Open Print Studio is an opportunity, for those who qualify to work on their own projects with an experienced instructor on hand.

Open
Printing
Sessions: 1
Start: May 7, 2014, 9:30 AM
End: May 7, 2014, 5:30 PM
Mary Laird

Make a limited-edition chapbook in just one day. Master printer Mary Risala Laird will teach this beginning-level letterpress workshop that has been a staple of the SFCB curriculum for fifteen years.

Open
Printing
Sessions: 1
Start: May 7, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: May 7, 2014, 9:30 PM
Paula Gloistein

Gain exposure to letterpress and typesetting while making personalized note-card stationery.

Open
Printing Core Curriculum, Certificate Program
Sessions: 1
Start: May 8, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: May 8, 2014, 9:30 PM
James Tucker

Learn how to make detailed, high-quality photopolymer plates from digital files and film for letterpress printing.

Open
Printing
Sessions: 2
Start: May 12, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: May 19, 2014, 9:30 PM
Lara Durback

Print a variety of notebook covers on the Vandercook using type and collagraphs made from found items, and then bind notebooks as a class.

Open
Printing Core Curriculum
Sessions: 1
Start: May 13, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: May 13, 2014, 9:30 PM
Thea Sizemore

If you love wood cuts or hand drawn fonts this class is for you! Students will be introduced to a variety of methods to produce “films” for production of polymer plates.

Open
Printing
Sessions: 1
Start: May 14, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: May 14, 2014, 9:30 PM
Rocket Caleshu

Become acquainted with the world of letterpress by pulling prints off both a Vandercook cylinder press and a tabletop platen press in this one night demo style workshop.

Open
Printing
Sessions: 1
Start: May 15, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: May 15, 2014, 9:30 PM
Alan Hillesheim

Discover how to dampen paper, use bearers, and finesse rubber- and oil-based inks on Vandercook and platen presses for better ink coverage and control.

Open
Binding, Printing, Arts
Sessions: 1
Start: May 16, 2014, 5:00 PM
End: May 16, 2014, 10:00 PM
Lara Durback

Evening Open Print Studio is an opportunity, for those who qualify to work on their own projects with an experienced instructor on hand.

Open
Printing Core Curriculum, Certificate Program
Sessions: 4
Start: May 18, 2014, 9:30 AM
End: June 8, 2014, 5:30 PM
Thea Sizemore

This series of workshops covers typesetting and printing on a Vandercook cylinder press with metal type, wood type, and photopolymer plates. Students will have the opportunity to work on independent and collaborative projects.

Open
Printing
Sessions: 1
Start: May 21, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: May 21, 2014, 9:30 PM
Alan Hillesheim

Learn how to properly maintain a Vandercook Proof Press as well as how to adjust it so that it prints beautifully.

Open
Printing Core Curriculum
Sessions: 1
Start: May 24, 2014, 9:30 AM
End: May 24, 2014, 5:30 PM
Lisa Rappoport

If you've taken the basic floor model platen press class, but some issues remain perplexing this is the class for you! Also the instructor has been anointed the Queen of Weird Lock-Ups. Need we say more?

Open
Printing
Sessions: 1
Start: May 27, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: May 27, 2014, 9:30 PM
C.K. Itamura

Become acquainted with the world of linoleum block carving and printing by preparing and carving linoleum blocks and pulling linoleum prints off a Vandercook cylinder press in this hands-on workshop.

Open
Printing
Sessions: 1
Start: May 28, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: May 28, 2014, 9:30 PM
Grendl Löfkvist

Wood type, unparalleled in its beauty and versatility, lends a bold and unique touch to any printing project. In this evening introductory course, you'll set type and pull your own gift-worthy prints off a Vandercook cylinder press using the Center's extensive and diverse collection of vintage wood type.

Open
Printing Core Curriculum, Certificate Program
Sessions: 2
Start: May 31, 2014, 9:30 AM
End: June 7, 2014, 5:30 PM
Nina Zeininger

Learn to print on a press small enough to fit into almost any studio! This workshop is ideal for beginners, especially those interested in printing cards and invitations.

Open
Printing, Arts
Sessions: 1
Start: June 2, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: June 2, 2014, 9:30 PM
Nina Zeininger

Tired of having to receipts or paper scraps to save your spot in a book? Well then, it's time to make your own legit bookmarks that will make your friends jealous.

Open
Printing
Sessions: 2
Start: June 3, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: June 10, 2014, 9:30 PM
C.K. Itamura

Learn the steps necessary to take an illustration from concept through to completion using Reduction Linocut a take home an edition of 10 small Reduction Linocut prints

Open
Printing, Arts
Sessions: 1
Start: June 4, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: June 4, 2014, 9:30 PM
Lara Durback

Make notebooks and other printed goods using the Kwikprint Foil Stamper. Learn resources for finding affordable and repurposed supplies to stamp on, and bring your own scraps to foil stamp.

Open
Printing Core Curriculum, Certificate Program
Sessions: 4
Start: June 4, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: June 25, 2014, 9:30 PM
Grendl Löfkvist

Learn to print on a press small enough to fit into almost any studio! This workshop is ideal for beginners, especially those interested in printing cards and invitations.

Open
Printing Core Curriculum, Certificate Program
Sessions: 1
Start: June 5, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: June 5, 2014, 9:30 PM
Rocket Caleshu

Learn how to make detailed, high-quality photopolymer plates from digital files and film for letterpress printing.

Open
Binding, Printing, Arts
Sessions: 1
Start: June 6, 2014, 5:00 PM
End: June 6, 2014, 10:00 PM
Lara Durback

Evening Open Print Studio is an opportunity, for those who qualify to work on their own projects with an experienced instructor on hand.

Open
Printing
Sessions: 5
Start: June 16, 2014, 9:30 AM
End: June 20, 2014, 5:30 PM
Mary Laird

This weeklong letterpress workshop for high school students, culminates in the creation of a book of students’ original writing.

Open
Printing
Sessions: 1
Start: June 17, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: June 17, 2014, 9:30 PM
Adam Ewing

Become acquainted with the world of letterpress by pulling prints off both a Vandercook cylinder press and a tabletop platen press in this one night demo style workshop.

Open
Printing Core Curriculum, Certificate Program
Sessions: 3
Start: June 18, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: June 28, 2014, 5:30 PM
Thea Sizemore

After attending a Letterpress Core Printing Workshop and the Photopolymer Plate Making Lab, take Advanced Letterpress Production Printing to learn the essential skills for creating professional-quality editions on both the platen press and the Vandercook cylinder press.

Open
Printing Core Curriculum, Certificate Program
Sessions: 2
Start: June 21, 2014, 9:30 AM
End: June 22, 2014, 5:30 PM
Lisa Rappoport

Learn the fundamentals of printing on an antique C&P platen press. Increase production and print on oddly shaped and thick papers, such as coaster stock.

Open
Printing
Sessions: 1
Start: June 23, 2014, 9:30 AM
End: June 23, 2014, 5:30 PM
Mary Laird

Make a limited-edition chapbook in just one day. Master printer Mary Risala Laird will teach this beginning-level letterpress workshop that has been a staple of the SFCB curriculum for fifteen years.

Open
Printing
Sessions: 1
Start: June 24, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: June 24, 2014, 9:30 PM
C.K. Itamura

Become acquainted with the world of linoleum block carving and printing by preparing and carving linoleum blocks and pulling linoleum prints off a Vandercook cylinder press in this hands-on workshop.

Open
Printing
Sessions: 1
Start: June 26, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: June 26, 2014, 9:30 PM
Alan Hillesheim

Learn how to maintain your floor model platen press; get tips on troubleshooting and basic repair.

Open
Printing
Sessions: 1
Start: June 30, 2014, 6:30 PM
End: June 30, 2014, 9:30 PM
James Tucker

Become acquainted with the world of letterpress by pulling prints off both a Vandercook cylinder press and a tabletop platen press in this one night demo style workshop.

Open

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