Introductory Intaglio (CEPR 106)

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.

Course Format

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.

Terms Offered

This course is typically offered during the following terms:

(Subject to change)

Fall | September to December

Spring | January to March

Summer | April to August


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Programs this course applies to

Tuition + Materials

Tuition is $507.45. Download your detailed materials list before your first class.


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