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Repeat Pattern Screenprint (4 classes): NEW SESSION!

Kala Art Institute - Kala Printmaking Studio

Thursday, June 9, 2016 - Thursday, June 30, 2016
Kala Printmaking Studio 1060 Heinz Avenue 3rd floor BerkeleyCA  94710
Thursday, June 9, 2016 - Thursday, June 30, 2016
Kala Printmaking Studio 1060 Heinz Avenue 3rd floor BerkeleyCA  94710

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What's Included

Learn how to design and print repeating patterns and simple tesselations on fabric or paper. This class will teach/refresh all of the basics of silkscreen printing with an emphasis on textile printing, registration, and multiple screens. Students will learn how to create patterns both by hand and digitally from their own drawings. Students will be encouraged to develop their own small scale projects and to bring in materials such as fabric, clothing, tea towels, or wrapping paper to print on. Some basic squeegee experience is helpful but not required. Thursdays, June 9, 16, 24 & 30 from 6:30-9:30 $25 Materials Fee payable to the teacher on the first day of class Instructor bio: Emily Gui is an experimental printmaker and multi-media artist. She creates uncanny images of real and imagined spaces that play with perspective, form, and subject. Her work often pushes the boundaries of traditional printmaking techniques. Emily graduated from Bard College in 2012 where she focused in printmaking. She is the co-creator of CAMP (Collaborative Arts Mobility Project) Residency, a new, annual gathering that brings together artists across disciplines in new locations. In 2015 she was selected by the Print Club of New York to exhibit and speak at their annual Print Exhibition. She also exhibited at the International Print Center of New York and had a solo installation at Wayfarers in Brooklyn. Emily is currently an artist in residence at Kala. She works as a teacher and textile artist and lives in San Francisco. www.emilygui.com

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Kala Art Institute's mission is to help artists sustain their creative work over time through its Artist-in- Residence and Fellowship Programs, and to engage the community through exhibitions, public programs and education. Kala's high quality printmaking and multimedia studios are located in Berkeley, CA.

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Kala Printmaking Studio 1060 Heinz Avenue 3rd floor BerkeleyCA  94710
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