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Paradise Press & Print Studio

Cyanotype & Letterpress Workshop with Jay Fox

In this 2-day workshop on April 20 and 21, participants will learn about cyanotype and letterpress printing practices, to create their own unique prints that embrace both mediums.

Cyanotype & Letterpress Workshop with Jay Fox
Cyanotype & Letterpress Workshop with Jay Fox

Time & Location

Last available date

Apr 20, 2024, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Paradise Press & Print Studio , 1854 NE 2nd St, Gainesville, FL 32609, USA

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About the event

In this 2-day workshop on April 20th and 21st students will investigate and create cyanotype prints using contact printing and photograms. Cyanotype prints are painterly “blueprints” that allow layering of light and shadow. The possibilities of image-making can come from letterpress printed mylar film and layering cyanotype over letterpress printing. We will make films and sheets on day one, and add techniques on day two. The workshop will last from 1–5pm approximately each day. 

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*When purchasing the event for April 20th, studnets will automatically be enrolled in both dates, on April 20th and 21st from 1–5pm

The workshop is located at Paradise Press and Print Studio at 1854 NE 2nd Street, Unit B, Gainesville FL 32609

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The instructor, Jay Fox is from Morganton, North Carolina, and received his BFA in printmaking from the Savannah College of Art and Design in 2008. In 2014 he received his MFA at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Print and Narrative Forms. His work in handmade paper, prints, and sculpture has been exhibited nationally. He is currently an assistant professor and director of book arts at the University of Arkansas, Fort Smith. Website: https://www.jaythefox.com/

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The workshop will be assisted by Molly Kempson, of Spotty Boy Press in Gainesville, Florida. 

Tickets

  • Jay Fox Workshop

    Cyanotype and Letterpress Workshop with Jay Fox at Paradise Press.

    $100.00
    +$2.50 service fee

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$0.00

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