Open tomorrow 9am-5pm


Instructor: Christopher Shore
Friday, January 24
10am – 4pm, 1-day workshop
Class size 4-6, All Levels
$150 members, $175 non-members

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Participants in this unique workshop will be introduced to the versatile world of monotypes utilizing a screenprint mesh as the working surface. Using watercolor paints and water-soluble crayons, participants will create drawings and paintings with a freeness and spontaneity not present in other monotype techniques. Through the course of the workshop, Chris will teach basic screenprinting techniques such as registration, and color blending. The materials and process are essentially non-toxic and accessible to novices and advanced printmakers.printmakers.

CHRISTOPHER SHORE received his MFA in printmaking from the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY. He has studied printmaking in Venice and Florence. His work explores many traditional and non-traditional printmaking techniques and has been exhibited internationally. Chris is the Staff Master Printer at the Center for Contemporary Printmaking.

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Image: Christopher Shore, Untitled, Silkscreen monotype


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  • Drawing materials (pencils, markers, pens)
  • Roll of paper towels
  • Notebook/ Sketchpad
  • Printmaking paper (for purchase at CCP)
  • Other paper options (fabric, old prints, handmade papers)
  • Water soluble crayons, Faber Castel Aquarelles or Caran d’ache
  • Watercolor palate
  • Water soluble color pencils
  • Water Based Transparent Extender base