As part of Eugene’s 2019 Visual Arts Week, WhitPrint is hosting a mini-workshop on monotype printmaking. Come get creative with non-toxic, water-soluble inks and learn to use an etching press to print from a painted/drawn image onto paper. This 1-hour workshop will be offered three times during the day: 10 am, 12 noon, and 2 pm. Ages: 12 and up. $10 per person, all materials included. Please contact MKAC to register. Limited to 8 people in each workshop.
Eugene artist Sarah Sedwick teaches a two-day workshop with a focus on the figure, from gesture drawing to painting in oils. If you love drawing the figure and want to try your hand at oil painting, this workshop is for you! In the upstairs annex at Whiteaker Printmakers.
“Pressing Matters 2018,” Whiteaker Printmakers' second juried printmaking exhibition, runs Nov 6 - 30 at the Emerald Art Center in neighboring Springfield, Oregon. Gallery hours are Tuesdays through Saturdays, 11 - 4, and on Friday, November 9, 5-8 pm, during the Downtown Springfield Second Friday Artwalk.
“Pressing Matters 2018,” Whiteaker Printmakers' second juried printmaking exhibition, opens November 6 at the Emerald Art Center in neighboring Springfield, Oregon. Thirty contemporary works selected by juror Margaret Prentice will showcase traditional printmaking techniques including etching, monotype, mezzotint, woodcut, linocut, screenprinting, and lithography. The exhibition runs through November 30.
The Emerald Art Center gallery is open Tuesdays through Saturdays, 11 - 4, and on Friday, November 9, 5-8 pm, during the Downtown Springfield Second Friday Artwalk..
The 99 works submitted to Emerald Print Exchange 2018 will be exhibited at Out On A Limb Gallery for the entire month of October. They’re for sale — buy two, they’re small! — and all proceeds will benefit both FAB and PAN. Out On A Limb is open Wed-Sat 11-5 and Sun 9-3.
We’ll be at Out On A Limb Gallery an hour before First Friday Artwalk begins, to offer a sneak preview of the Emerald Print Exchange Show & Sale. Come schmooze with us and pick out your favorite pieces before the artwalk stampede arrives! The OOAL gallery will remain open for the artwalk, and the sale continues at the gallery through the month of October.
Heather Halpern teaches an 8-week class for beginning printmakers. This class is offered by Lane Community College and takes place Thursday evenings in the Whiteaker Printmakers main studio. First meeting is September 27, 2018. Visit the LCC Continuing Education website for more information and to register for this class.
Submission deadline is September 2 for “Pressing Matters 2018” presented by Whiteaker Printmakers and Emerald Art Center. Exhibit runs November 6-30 in Springfield, Oregon. All traditional (hand-pulled) printmaking techniques are eligible for entry. Four entries will be selected for cash awards of up to $500.00.
The Precious - Worship of Dragonfly & Cactus is an exhibition of mixed media work by Susan Detroy, Eugene artist and WhitPrint workshop instructor. On display in the studio gallery through August 30, 2018. Gallery hours: 11-5, Tuesdays and Thursdays, or by appointment.