Print and Repeat : An Introduction to Screen Printing

Tracey faces away from camera as she works with prints
 Tracy works on the screen print apparatus
 Colorful works in progress

Date: June 14 - 18, 2021 (Summer)
Medium: Printmaking
Instructor: Tracy Featherstone (email)
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate

This class will introduce the beginning and intermediate printmaker to basic screen printing processes such as monotype, indirect stencil, direct stencil, photo emulsion , and multi-layer prints. Students will gain enough experience with multiple techniques to continue screen printing in their own home studio. Experimentation and individual exploration encouraged.

At this time, Print and Repeat has reached the enrollment limit. If you would like to be added to a waiting list, please call the CraftSummer office at 513-529-7395.

Supply List

Supplies are subject to change. A final list will be emailed to each participant before the first day of class.

Paintbrushes of various sizes, your preference, does not have to be new.
Sketchbook/drawing materials
xacto knife and blades

Estimated cost student will spend: less than $10

Studio Fee

All workshops have a studio fee. Fees are collected at the end of the workshop and payable by check or credit card. MU no longer accepts cash.

Estimated studio fee for this workshop: $TBD*

*The final cost may vary depending on the actual cost of materials at the time of the workshop. It is possible for fees to be less or greater than the range indicated depending upon individual student usage.

About the Instructor

Tracy Featherstone is a Professor of Art and Head of printmaking at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. She earned a BFA from the University of Cincinnati and a MFA from the University of Arizona. Her creative practice spans multiple media including sculpture, printmaking, textile, and clay to explore the wonders of the natural environment.

Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally and she has taught art in three continents including North America, Asia, and Europe. In 2006 and 2013 she was awarded an Ohio Arts Council Award for Creative Excellence in recognition of her creative work. In addition she was supported by the US Embassy for a 3 month residency in Prague, CZ.

Featherstone has an interactive sculpture featured at Cincinnati Contemporary Art Center UNMuseum and is currently working on transitioning Miami University’s printshop into a non-toxic, environmentally friendly shop.