Etching for Beginners

Etchings main
Instructors: Barbara S. Mogel
Date: 3/13 - 7-9PM, 3/15 - 6-9PM, 3/17 - 10AM-1PM, 3/18 - 12-3PM
Price: $40

Revisit the time when artists and scientists held the same status! Formative etching artists, their societal roles, and how etching prints were produced will be explored. Students will become familiar with printmaking ways of thinking, and etching terminology for this 500 year-old art form. Using 21st C photo emulsion films, students will progress quickly to making a 4” x 5” solar plate etching of their own.

Class limited to 5 students.

  • Tuesday, March 13 - 7-9PM
  • Thursday, March 15 - 6-9PM
  • Saturday, March 17 - 10AM-1PM
  • Sunday, March 18 - 12-3PM

Barbara S. Mogel was trained in the 500 year-old techniques of etching printmaking, and also scientific illustration, leading to a career in museum design. She is now interested in “green” printmaking techniques and exploring new ways to visualize scientific concepts.

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Full refund (minus $30 registration fee) will be granted for cancellations made up to 14 days prior to program start date; 50% refund (minus $30) will be granted for cancellations up to 10 days before program start date. No refunds for cancellations made less than 10 days prior to start date. Please notify Steel House as soon as possible regarding cancellation. Steel House reserves the right to cancel any Steel House Workshop/program. In the event of a cancellation by Steel House, full refunds will be granted. Under enrolled programs will be canceled 1 week prior to the start date. Prorated fees to attend part of a program may be arranged on an instructor-by-instructor basis, please inquire.