Introductory Printmaking Techniques (CEPR 100)

Learn core printmaking skills, including monotype, relief and etching in this introductory course. Students will be introduced to various traditional printmaking techniques, hand printing and mechanical press methods, and safe studio practices with the goal of creating both unique and reproducible works. Using a variety of surfaces and materials – from linoleum, wood, metal and found objects – students will explore and experiment with different ways to make marks, transfer textures, and create editioned images. Emphasis is placed on establishing best practices, creative expression and exploration, and discovery of contemporary ideas of the printed form.

Contact Hours

36 course hours (4 hours per class)

Prior Learning

No prior learning required.

Courses offered that meet Prior Learning Requirements


Tuition + Materials

Tuition is $833.71. Download your detailed materials list before your first class.

Course Format

This course is offered on campus (GNWC).


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