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October 05 - November 30, 2021

~ Printmaking - Beginning Etching

Multnomah Arts Center • 7688 SW CAPITOL HWY PortlandOR  97219 Organized by Portland Parks and Recreation
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Etching, or more accurately, Intaglio, is a versatile art form that allows the artist to design images that are painterly or precise. It involves incising a drawing or design into a copper plate using tools and etchants, and printing onto paper using a press. Gain the foundational skills of drypoint, line etching, aquatint, printing while learning the history and current practices of this globally popular art form. Best practices in safer and less toxic material use and options are used in this class.

Price includes a $45 studio and materials fee which covers all basic supplies. Students may bring supplemental materials to class.

Pay What You Can: We understand that our activity fees may be a barrier to participation for some members of our community. If you are unable to pay the full fee amount, you may use the discount feature at check-out to pay what you can.

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October 05 - November 30, 2021

9:30 AM to 12:30 PM


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Ages 13-255 · Co-Ed


Multnomah Arts Center

7688 SW CAPITOL HWY PortlandOR  97219

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