Aluminum Plate Waterless Lithography
Jun
24
to Jun 25

Aluminum Plate Waterless Lithography

Northwest printmaker Ken Paul teaches a waterless lithography technique that is relatively uncomplicated and highly adaptable to the individual artist in his/her studio. This two-day workshop is only $90 (plus materials) and is an exceptional opportunity for artists in our community. June 24 & 25 at Whiteaker Printmakers in Eugene, Oregon.

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Social Pressure: Linocut Printmaking
Sep
30
6:30 PM18:30

Social Pressure: Linocut Printmaking

Whiteaker Printmakers is hosting another Social Pressure event on Friday, September 30, at 6:30 PM, during the Whiteaker Last Friday Art Walk.  We'll explore linocut printmaking -- a simple technique of printing from a linoleum plate hand-carved with specialized cutting tools. Everyone is welcome; no experience necessary. It's $10 to participate (all tools and materials provided), or free if you just want to hang out, watch, and be social.

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No-Pressure Print Talk, Session II - Aquatint, Sugar Lift, Soap Ground, Spit Bite
Aug
24
6:30 PM18:30

No-Pressure Print Talk, Session II - Aquatint, Sugar Lift, Soap Ground, Spit Bite

In the second of the occasional Wednesday evening Print Talk sessions, Mika Aono Boyd explains aquatint, sugar lift, soap ground and spit bite etching techniques.  These no-pressure, no-prerequisite talks at Whiteaker Printmakers offer informative demonstrations and discussions of a variety of printmaking techniques in a fun and relaxed setting.

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Pressing Matters 2016
Aug
2
to Sep 2

Pressing Matters 2016

“Pressing Matters, 2016,” Whiteaker Printmakers' first juried printmaking exhibition, opens August 2 at the Emerald Art Center in neighboring Springfield, Oregon. All traditional (hand-pulled) printmaking techniques are eligible for entry. Our juror is Karen Kunc, of Constellation Studios and the University of Nebraska in Lincoln. The exhibition runs August 2 through September 2.

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No-Pressure Print Talk, Session 1 - Intaglio
Jul
27
6:30 PM18:30

No-Pressure Print Talk, Session 1 - Intaglio

Whiteaker Printmakers is now offering occasional Wednesday evening Print Talk sessions with Mika Aono Boyd.  These sessions are designed to be fun, relaxed, and informative demonstrations and discussions of a variety of printmaking techniques.  Our first session will be devoted to intaglio printmaking, with emphasis on drypoint, and hard and soft ground etchings.

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Social Pressure: Monotype Printmaking
Jul
20
6:30 PM18:30

Social Pressure: Monotype Printmaking

Join Mika Aono Boyd at Whiteaker Printmakers on Wednesday July 20 from 6:30-8:30PM to do monotype printmaking, a fast and fun way to create one-of-a-kind prints. Be on time to claim your workspace (we can accommodate eight artists), or drop by anytime to observe and socialize in our community printmaking studio.  $10 to participate. Snacks and beverages provided, but we appreciate contributions!

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Social Pressure: Drypoint Night
Jun
24
6:30 PM18:30

Social Pressure: Drypoint Night

Join Whiteaker Printmakers during the Whiteaker Artwalk on Friday, June 24 from 6:30-8:30PM for another fun evening of drypoint printmaking — an easy-to-learn intaglio technique. Be on time to claim your workspace (we can accommodate eight artists), or drop by anytime to observe and socialize in our community printmaking studio.  $10 to participate. Snacks and beverages provided, but we appreciate contributions!

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