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