Nov 14, 2019  
College Catalog 2016-2017 
    
College Catalog 2016-2017 ARCHIVED CATALOG

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ART 242 - Printmaking I


An initial study of basic processes of preparing and printing the inked surfaces of metal, wood, and linoleum plates, as well as, other intaglio and relief printing surfaces. The student is presented with a variety of techniques, proper and safe use of the shop equipment and tools, and the basic aspects of preserving, collecting and curating prints of fine art. The student has first hand, i.e. methodical, experience in engraving, dry point, line etching, aquatint, soft ground, lift ground, linoleum-cut, wood cut, and other basic mixed intaglio and relief processes.

Pre-req: ART 100  recommended
3 credits



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