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Mixed Media | Photography

In Pratt’s Mixed Media classes work with an array of materials and creative techniques. From fibers to bookmaking to collage and more, discover what speaks to you, Pratt’s mixed Media classes offer everyone the opportunity to play with materials and explore concepts. In Pratt’s Photography classes you have access to analog color photography printing. The Color Darkroom allows renters to print gallery-quality color using traditional color film negatives.

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Mixed Media Book Arts | 10.23

Jessica Hoffman

Class #
Date(s)
Time
Days
Weeks
Fees
Master Member Fees
4869
10/23-11/13
6-10pm
Thur
4
$205
$180

This class will explore the possibilities of creating content in books, while working with a variety of processes and materials, such as rubbings, collage, cut paper, and found objects. We will also explore techniques to combine text with imagery. By the end of the class, you will have created visually compelling one of a kind books. This class is great for beginners looking to get started in book arts, as well as experience binders who to expand on techniques and add content to their books.

 

Prerequsiste: None

Supply fee $25


Color Photography (Analogue) | 11.5

Ish Ishmael

Class #
Date(s)
Time
Days
Weeks
Fees
Master Member Fees
4971
11/5 - 12/10
6-9pm
Wednesday
4
$200
$180

You will learn the fundamentals of color analog printing and color theory. We will have weekly critiques, evaluating the content and color of prints. There will be plenty of guided print time.


Bookbinding for Printmakers | 11.8

Dara Solliday

Class #
Date(s)
Time
Days
Weeks
Fees
Master Member Fees
4857
11/8 - 11/9
10am - 6pm
Sat-Sun
1
$205
$185

This class will cover bookbindings that are especially suited to prints, and paper mixed media. We will cover Concertina/Accordion Binding, Japanese Stab Binding, Coptic Stitch, and Stiff Leaf Album Binding. In each project, we will discuss book composition, visual narrative, and paper engineering methods that will enhance each student's individual style. This class is designed for printmakers, as well as mixed media/collage artists looking to explore archival binding techniques with a wide variety of papers. No previous binding experience required. Prerequisite: None


Beginning and Intermediate Collage | 11.13

Rickie Wolfe

Class #
Date(s)
Time
Days
Weeks
Fees
Master Member Fees
4875
11/13 - 12/18
10am - 2pm
Thursday
4
$205
$185

Use paper, cloth, found materials, and other unique elements to make a series of simple collages.  Learn image transferring techniques and how to integrate these images into your collages.  These collages will serve as a foundation for experiments using paint, stencils, crayons, nails, stitching by hand and/or sewing machine and other objects using alternate means of connections to add dimension. Prerequisite: None   Supply Fee $20


Workshop: Encaustic with Mixed Media | 12.20

Larry Calkins

Class #
Date(s)
Time
Days
Weeks
Fees
Master Member Fees
4903
12/20 - 12/21
10am - 6pm
Sat-Sun
1
$205
$185

Explore encaustic painting using traditional and non-traditional approaches with mixed media. Work with beeswax, pigment, paints, drawing materials, inks and collage materials.   Explore techniques on paper and panels using stamping, draw-through and photocopy transfer.  Create line with the encaustic pen tool.   Along with two dimensional pieces create one of a kind books and sculptural objects . Prerequisite: None

Supply Fee $25