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History on Tap: Printers Revolt! Linocut Carve Along Party

September 17 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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One event on September 17, 2020 at 6:00 PM

Put your activism to work by creating your own linocut protest prints. Using printing blocks, you will carve images and/or text that can be used to mass produce prints to create signs, share with friends, and print on t-shirts. Join artist Jenny Gringer for a virtual community gathering and conversation while troubleshooting, carving, and printing your block. This workshop will have an informal feel and provide a venue for discussing the Artists as Activists exhibit and activism in our community.

Jenny Gringer is a self-taught printer. She’s honed her skills through experimentation and brute force. Art has been her jam since age four when she picked up a marker, drew an army of snowmen (accidentally) in a library book, and had to confess her crime to the children’s librarian. She tries to bring this level of lawlessness, unorthodoxy, and enthusiasm to all endeavors.

Cost:

$45 Full set of materials + syllabus and digital instruction guide
$25 Ink, block & paper + syllabus and digital instruction guide
$10 Block & paper + syllabus and digital instruction guide
Add on a 6-pack or beer or a bottle of wine!

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Registration required, space is limited.

Sponsored by CRST International

For additional information or need assistance or an accommodation for any ticketed programs or RSVP events, please contact Teresa Stenstrup (Director of Programs) at: 319-362-8500 ext. 204 or email tstenstrup@ncsml.org.

Details

Date:
September 17
Time:
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Event Category:
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