Prerequisite: ARTS 101. (First semester/3 credits/lab fee/4 class and studio hours)
An introductory course designed to teach students monotype printmaking. Students will create prints from various matrixes including plexiglass, wood, styrofoam and collograph plates. Additive and subtractive techniques will be taught. Topics include: mixing and manipulating inks, handprinting and use of a mechanized press. Students will refine skills of design and color theory. A coherent body of work will be compiled and a strong individual aesthetic will be formed.