Nancy Gruskin - Monotypes with Gel Printing Plates (Online); Friday, December 3, 2021

Date: Friday, December 3, 2021
Time: 2:00-3:30PM Pacific Time/5:00-6:30 PM Eastern Time/10:00-11:30 PM London Time
Medium: Mixed media

Gel printing plates offer a wonderful way to explore printmaking without a press. In this technique takeaway, Nancy will demonstrate how she makes a monotype, the most painterly of the printmaking processes. She will introduce materials and techniques and share some tips on cleaning and storing gel printing plates.

Nancy Gruskin is a figurative and still life painter from Concord, Massachusetts.  She received a B.A. in Art History and Studio Art from Connecticut College and an M.A. and a Ph.D. in Art History from Boston University.  After teaching architectural history for several years, she now devotes herself to painting full-time.  Her paintings emerge from everyday experiences and familiar views and are based on direct observation, photographs, invention and memory.

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About Our Technique Takeaways: 

  • Discover specific art techniques that you can ‘take away’  from some of your favorite artists and apply to your own work. This one-and-a-half hour presentation will showcase a process that the artist incorporates in their daily art practice.  Instruction will be through a combination of lecture and demonstration by the artists.
  • If you are unable to attend live over Zoom, you will have access to the recording for 30 days. Technique Takeaways are non-refundable.
  • Once you’ve signed up, you will receive the link to the page where you will find the Zoom link, class recording and other important information for this class. You will also receive an email with the Zoom link the night before the class (don’t forget to check your junk folder).
  • You can also access the class by using the online class group. Find out how to access the class group message board here. 
  • To take part, you will need a Zoom enabled computer OR iPad/smart tablet OR smart phone (android or IOS) and a strong internet connection.