Dayton Print Day – Aug. 8th, 2015 @ the Dayton Art Institute



 August 8 2015

Join us for a day of printmaking demonstrations and activities for the whole family! Dayton Print Day is held in conjunction with the special exhibition, Call to Duty: World War Posters, on view through October 4.View a large Civil War era hand-cut woodblock used to make relief prints and watch a 21st-century 3D printer that can make a sculptural reproduction. Artists from the Dayton Printmakers Cooperative will demonstrate printing techniques and discuss the characteristics of relief, intaglio, and monotype prints. Learn about setting type on a letterpress and watch silkscreen printing in action. Bring a t-shirt and leave with a unique, wearable design from local screen-printing company Four Ambition! Silkscreen and hands-on printing activities for all ages will be available from noon – 3:30 p.m.

How To Go

Dayton Print Day
Date: Saturday, August 8, noon – 4 p.m.
Location: Hale Cloister
Cost:
Family Pricing: $10/family of four, members; $15/family of four, non-members
Individual Pricing: FREE/single adult member; $8/single adult non-member

Click here to purchase advance tickets

Tickets may also be purchased at the museum’s Guest Services Desk or by calling 937-223-4ART (4278) during regular hours.

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