Tuesday, August 8, 2017

new classes and workshops

The Center for Collaborative Research
Press and Paper on Wheels

Fall Classes 2017

TO REGISTER

Call 773-746-3241 or email centerforcollaborativeresearch@gmail.com
A $10 deposit saves your place in the class.

Classes will be held at St. Matthew’s Guild Hall, 5900 7th Ave, Kenosha, on the 2nd floor.

*All classes are taught by David Jones, Director, Master printer and co-founder of the CCR. Previously the Director of Anchor Graphics, Chicago and adjunct faculty at Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design.*

NEW POW (Press on Wheels)
Are you interested in having us host a workshop in your studio, home, Community Center, Classroom or Creative Space? Contact us to discuss possibilities, costs, and availability about workshops tailored specifically to your groups' needs.

 Call 773-746-3241 or email centerforcollaborativeresearch@gmail.com

Classes 2017

Drypoint for Kids 1-day session. Noon to 3PM
FRIDAY, AUGUST 18
Elementary school age
Class size limit 8
Want to get inky? Bring your own drawings or family photos, size 5” x 7”. We’ll provide the plexi, inks, etching tools, and etching press. Make your own etchings, learn how to ink them, run them through the press, and print multiples. This is a non-toxic method.
Instructor: David Jones. Class fee is $35 plus $5 materials fee.

Drypoint on Plexi 2-day session
TUESDAY and THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 5TH and 7th, 6 – 9 PM
Class size limit 8
For all levels. You don’t need to know how to draw to create etchings. Bring your photographs or other images to place under plexi, size 5” x 7.” With this non-toxic method, you’ll use an engraving tool to cut beautiful drypoint lines into the plexi by tracing your images. You’ll ink up your plate and print it by hand on the etching press. A small edition can be printed.
Instructor: David Jones. $65 plus $10 materials fee

Xerox Transfer 2-day session
MONDAY and WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18TH and 20th, 6 – 9
Class size limit 8
For all levels. A transfer process that transforms black and white xerox copies into paper-plate lithographs. Using color ink, you’ll ink up your plates and print them by hand on an etching press, producing a one-of-a-kind print. 
Bring multiple B & W xerox copies, size 8 ó” x 11,” of photographs, drawings, scanned images, and/or collages to transform into prints.
Instructor: David Jones. $65 plus $10 materials fee

NEW Multi color or CMYK Xerox Transfer 4-day session
TUESDAY and THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3RD, 5th, 10TH AND 12TH 6 – 9 PM

Class size limit 8
If you loved the Xerox transfer class, you’ll love this workshop. We will teach you how to print multi colored xerox transfer prints. Build on what you know!! We will use a xerox type copy transfer process that transforms black and white xerox copies into color prints. Using color ink, you’ll ink up your plates and print them by hand on an etching press, producing a one-of-a-kind colored print. Bring multiple B & W xerox copies, size 8.5” x 11,” of photographs, drawings, scanned images, and/or collages to transform into prints.
Instructor: David Jones. $120 plus $10 materials fee


NEW Directed Exploration Wednesday Evening Session
STARTING SEPT 27TH WEDNESDAY EVENINGS 6-9 PM UNTIL DECEMBER 13

Class limit 8
For those who have completed CCR classes or are experienced printmakers. Do you need a space to work on your prints? Take your images to the next level. CCR offers this opportunity to receive instruction as well as provide you with the space to explore your creativity. Supported Processes: xerox transfers and dry-point prints.
Instructor: David Jones. $25 plus $5 materials fee per session. Pre registration required.
Reserve your spot now!

Thank you to all our supporters, especially,       
               
 
The Kenosha Community Foundation 
&  a proud partner with the Kenosha Creative Space




David Jones demonstrating the Xerox Transfer printing process to his students.

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