This course introduces etching techniques using copper plate surfaces. Learn about plate and paper preparation, explore mark-making processes and work with inks to create editioned images. You will work with resists, aquatint and acid etching to create a variety of compositions from simple line drawings, to textured and more experimental compositions. A unique and historical print method, etching - or intaglio - is a technique with exciting contemporary applications that can build on drawing, visual design and photographic practices.
This course is offered on campus.
Instructional Hours: 24 hours (4 classes, 6 hours per class)
Additional Hours: 24 hours for independent study and practice, assignment completion and homework.
This course is typically offered during the following terms:
(Subject to change)
Fall | September to December
Spring | January to March
Summer | April to August
Programs this course applies to
Tuition + Materials
Tuition is $432.50. Download your detailed materials list before your first class.
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