Solar Plate Printmaking – Day 2

Solar Plate Printmaking Positively fun. In this workshop the participants are exploring the use of solar plate printmaking, utilizing the sun for exposing a variety of images. Saturday & Sunday, July 26th &27th Images by James Hubbard © 2014:              

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Solar Plate Printmaking – day 1

Solar Plate Printmaking Positively fun. In this workshop the participants are exploring the use of solar plate printmaking, utilizing the sun for exposing a variety of images. Saturday & Sunday, July 26th &27th Erin Almazan getting a plate ready for exposing in the sun.   Solarplate workshop July 26 & 27, 2014.  Taken by Kim ...

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2014 Collagraph Workshop June 28-29, 2014 – SIGN UP NOW!

Our first Summer Workshop is complete.  Our next workshop Collagraph is coming up fast, June 28-29. SIGN UP NOW!!! An example of a Collagraph is a collage printmaking technique, where the image is composed from a variety of textured materials glued to substrate made of cardboard or metal. This matrix (plate) is then inked intaglio ...

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2104 Photo Lithography workshop

Our first Summer Workshop is complete.  Our next workshop Collagraphy is coming up fast, June 28-29. SIGN UP NOW!!! Co-op member, Aaryn Combs , posted some photos after finishing the Photo Litho Plate workshop taught by Micah Zavacky. See some prints & participants below and Sherraid is sorting our type while ...

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The 2014 DSPS and DPC present the 9th Annual Print Show

The Dayton Society of Painters and Sculptors and the Dayton Printmakers Co-operative present the 9th Annual Print Show.  A Dayton tradition, this is the only show in the area dedicated to the art of traditional printmaking. Juried by Joan Tallan of Columbus’ Phoenix Rising Print Cooperative, this show will offer Monetary ...

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New Open Studio Hours for 2014

First & Second & Third Saturdays from noon - 5pm Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1pm - 4pm We are making a change to our Open Studio hours this year. Due to the popularity of our First Saturdays we are adding two more Saturdays and two days during the week. Check out the ...

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Associazione Nazionale Incisori Contemporanei (National Association of Contemporary Printmakers)

DPC was recently introduced to an Italian printmakers association called  "Associazione Nazionale Incisori Contemporanei” (National Association of Contemporary Printmakers) http://www.incisoricontemporanei.it/ The Organization was created to promote Italian printmaking artists,exhibitions, publications, and educational activities and promotes exchanges with scientific and cultural institutions.  The site includes a list of member artists with examples of ...

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2013 DPC Winter Print Show and Sale

The 2013 Winter Print Show and Sale has been a great success. Despite the winter chill, artists, patrons and art appreciators ventured out to take part of this grand two-day event.   Aaron Ardell conducted a woodblock reduction demo, while Greg Walters prepped the Vandercook for a two-color poster that guests could ...

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The Dayton/Kyoto Print Exchange Invitational Reception

The Dayton/Kyoto Print Exchange Invitational reception was held on Sunday, November 9, 2013. There is possibly no better venue to exhibit a 'forest' themed exhibition than within the Glen Helen Nature Preserve.  Just walking the tree lined path to the Glen Helen House primes viewers for the dozens of forest ...

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Wooden Printing Press

From CraftandConcept.com So you think you can build a press? Making custom printing presses is an industry and skill that has dwindled in response to fine art schools and print shops being the only ones who needed such machines anymore. Of course things like etching presses and Lithography presses are not needed ...

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