PR 620E2 Screenprinting and Beyond
with Lisa Hamilton
The versatile nature of screenprinting lends itself to printing on paper, fabric and other surfaces. For the beginner, this course will cover all aspects of the process including screen preparation, image development, and printing techniques. Printmakers with experience may propose independent projects.
• Students will have a basic understanding of the screen printing process.
• Students will acquire technical experience with screens, squeegees, ink, tools, and equipment.
• Students will learn basic screen printing techniques including image development, coating and processing screens, mixing ink, and printing.
• Students will acquire technical expertise by way of printing various stencils from fine detail images to flat broad areas.
• Students will learn printmaking professionalism including printing editions on clean registered printmaking paper, signing and numbering editions appropriately.
• Students will learn the importance of image development through individual reviews and by exploring various possibilities with the process.
• Students will develop critical visual and verbal skills by way of individual discussions with the instructor and with their peers.
(Tuition includes $20 lab fee.)
Jan 24 - Apr 17th, 2020
Fri for 12 weeks from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building
128 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102 Get directions
Room: Print Studio