May 20, 2018
ART 280 - PrintmakingCredits: 3
Explores various traditional and contemporary printmaking methods and techniques to produce prints. Employs concurrent technologies such as block printing press and digital imaging methods.
Prerequisite(s): ART 112 and ART 115 both with a grade of “C” or better.
Lecture Hours: 0 Lab Hours: 90
Meets MTA Requirement: Humanities
Outcomes and Objectives
- Identify various printmaking methods.
- Classify specific printmaking methods such as block printing, intaglio printing, lithography, screen printing, digital printing, etc.
- Use relevant tools and techniques in construction of print matrices.
- Employ relevant block cutting tools on wood or linoleum to cut a block matrix
- Use associated metal plates and/or chemistry to incise or etch an inaglio plate
- Use associated lithographic crayon/s, touche/s and gum/s to etch the lithographic matrix
- Employ various print equipment to create printed images.
- Employ printing press to pull prints
- Employ concurrent technologies to produce prints
- Explore various papers to create prints.
- Use rice paper, rag paper, handmade paper, digital paper, and other print papers to create printed images
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