Registration now open for upcoming Zinc Etching Class

                                          'X-Ray Mommy', etching on paper, 2" x 3", 2014.   Looking for a Christmas Gift for the budding printmaker in your life? Why not consider a class or workshop at Martha Street Studio?  Starting January 13th, I'll be teaching... INTRO TO ZINC ETCHING w/Peter Graham Wednesdays, 6-9pm January 13 - March 2 (8 weeks) $250 (+ MPA membership) Zinc plates are etched rapidly in a bath of Copper Sulphate and water producing crisp lines. Zinc can be etched deeply for viscosity printing and blind embossing effects and can yield interesting textural results not possible with copper etching. Come learn these basic techniques of etching on zinc plate. No prior etching experience required. Peter Graham is our studio tech. He's a painter/printmaker, and must only be fed low sodium, low fat treats. Contact the friendly folks in the office at 204 779 6253 or by email printmakers@mymts.net to register.

 

                                        'X-Ray Mommy', etching on paper, 2" x 3", 2014.

 

Looking for a Christmas Gift for the budding printmaker in your life? Why not consider a class or workshop at Martha Street Studio

Starting January 13th, I'll be teaching...

INTRO TO ZINC ETCHING

w/Peter Graham
Wednesdays, 6-9pm
January 13 - March 2 (8 weeks)

$250 (+ MPA membership)
Zinc plates are etched rapidly in a bath of Copper Sulphate and water producing crisp lines. Zinc can be etched deeply for viscosity printing and blind embossing effects and can yield interesting textural results not possible with copper etching. Come learn these basic techniques of etching on zinc plate. No prior etching experience required.

Peter Graham is our studio tech. He's a painter/printmaker, and must only be fed low sodium, low fat treats.

Contact the friendly folks in the office at 204 779 6253 or by email printmakers@mymts.net to register.