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Fundamentals of Lithography

Instructor: Allison Conley
Friday, March 20, 2020 through Saturday, March 28, 2020
10am – 4pm, 2-weekend workshop
Class size 4-6, Beginner Levels
$450 member, $500 non-member

Discover the beauty of stone lithography in this four day introductory workshop. Participants will learn how to create and print their own lithograph from start to finish. This course will teach the fundamentals, including a thorough investigation of the chemistry behind the art. Participants will walk away with a clear understanding of the chemistry and artistry that comes with Stone Lithography as a stepping stone dive deeper into this unique process.

EXACT DATES ARE:

March 20-21

and

March 27-28

ALLISON CONLEY is a nationally exhibiting NYC-based printmaking artist and educator. She actively participates in multiple print exchanges each year and is a member of the Southern Graphics Print Counsel. She attended research institutions for both her bachelors and masters degree, concluding in a terminal MFA in printmaking under Professor James Dormer, a former student of Mauricio Lasansky. She has worked at various print shops, including a non-toxic shop and Takach Press and Paper Co. in Albuquerque. She combines her traditional training in the medium with experimental and conceptual sensibilities, always learning new techniques and investigating ways to expand them. Allison has taught intaglio, relief, foundations, and creative process at Colorado State University and Eastern Connecticut State University. She now teaches at New Jersey City University and works as a collaborative printer in the NYC area.

Visit Allison at www.allisonconley.com

 

Image: Allison Conley, Controlled Cloud Project, 2018, Stone lithograph

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PARTICIPANTS

  • Notebook/ Sketchpad
  • Drawing materials
  • Printmaking Paper (for purchase at CCP)
  • Printmaking paper (for purchase at CCP)
  • Litho Crayons (for purchase at CCP) #1-5
  • Lithographic Pencils (for purchase at CCP) (with plastic holders)- #1, #3, #5
  • Litho Sponges (for purchase at CCP)
  • Snake slip (for purchase at CCP)
  • 2” brush
  • Xacto Knife
  • General purpose brushed (nothing fancy, but a range of sizes) 2 or 3 larger (1”)
  • Kneaded eraser or white plastic eraser
  • Sandpaper
  • Bounty papertowels
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