Intermediate Silkscreen Techniques

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Intermediate Silkscreen Techniques

New! Intermediate Screen Printing Techniques

Expand your knowledge of all the wonderful possibilities of screen printing! This one-day workshop will cover advanced drawing and exposure techniques, including creating stencils with Rubylith, and developing volume through posterization — a process where you layer multiple exposures of hand-drawn stencils to build volume in your prints.

(Please note that some prior experience and a basic knowledge of the screen print process is required. Contact A/P at director@albertaprintmakers if you are unsure and would like to learn more about the prerequisite.)


Date: May 14, 2023 from 10am – 4pm
Location: A/P Studio
Workshop cost: $160 (price not subject to GST)

Class Description

Instructor: Jamie-Lee Girodat

The instructor will cover:

  • Advanced drawing techniques for silkscreen
  • Layer building with Rubylith
  • Floating stencils
  • Posterization through exposure
  • How to print on non-traditional materials

Capacity: ​Class limited to 5 participants
Ages: Adults 18+ years old

For more information visit Alberta Printmakers | Classes.

Instructor Bio

​Jamie-Lee Girodat completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts at the University of Lethbridge and a Master of Fine Arts in Printmaking at the University of Alberta. Her interest in genetic history, health, and ethics informs her practice in print media, drawing, and animation. She has exhibited nationally and internationally and was recently a contract Assistant Professor at the Pierre Lassonde School of Fine Arts at Mount Allison University in New Brunswick.

Location: A/P is located at 4025 4th Street SE.

A/P gratefully acknowledges that our activities take place on the traditional territories of the people of the Treaty 7 region in Southern Alberta, which includes the Blackfoot Confederacy (comprising the Siksika, Piikani, and Kainai First Nations), the Tsuut’ina First Nation, and the Goodstoney (including the Chiniki, Bearspaw, and Wesley First Nations). Mohkinstsis (The City of Calgary) is also home to Métis Nation of Alberta, Region III.

Intermediate Screen P{rinting Techniques | With amie-Lee Girodat | May 14th, 2023 | In-person at A/P | Alberta Printmakers logo | Studio Workshop

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