category: Printmaking, Myrtle Press

for: Adults

price: MEMBER $135 / GENERAL $150


Why did Goya, Picasso, Degas, Kollwitz , Escher, Jasper Johns, Kentridge, Durer, Blake, Rembrandt, Whistler, Lautrec, Hopper, Warhol, Dali, Matisse, Hockney among others gravitate to this eclectic process? Intaglio printmaking (etching, drypoint, engraving, mezzotint and aquatint) allows a creative process that gives rise to so many possibilities! The uniqueness of the line, the diversity of values, and the tactile experience. All artists are motivated by the process alone. Another magic experience of making multi originals. In this class we will explore many of the process, techniques and materials that give this art form is captivating appeal. All areas of intaglio will be reviewed so as to give you the vocabulary to continue to working in this genre and delight in your

WHEN: May 4 & 5, 10 AM – 2 PM

WHERE: Myrtle Press inside Verge

Community Standards

In order to create a safe and encouraging environment for creativity, we ask that all attendees comply with Verge’s non-discrimination policy which prohibits unlawful discrimination and harassment based on race, color, gender, gender identity/expression, age, physical or mental disability, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or any other consideration made unlawful by the state or local laws. We also ask that everyone contribute positively to a safe and comfortable environment for all attendees. We reserve the right to refuse entry to anyone who does not abide by our community standards stated above.

Cancellation and Refunds Policy

Verge Center for the Arts reserves the right to cancel classes, to change instructors, and to make other changes that may become necessary to ensure a quality experience for participants. In the event that a class is canceled, we will contact all registrants and offer the option of transferring to another available session, or receiving a full refund.

If a participant wishes to withdraw from a class, they must do so in writing at least seven days prior to the first class meeting to receive a full refund, less a $25 processing fee. Withdrawals occurring within seven days prior to the first class meeting will receive a refund of 50% of the total class fee or may transfer to a class of equal or lesser value. Participants are only eligible for one transfer per registration and must get it approved by Verge staff. No refunds or transfers are given to withdrawals that occur 24 hours or less before the class begins. Membership fees are non-refundable. Please note we are unable to issue cash refunds.