ARFA 372 - Relief Printmaking I
Relief Printmaking I
This course offers an introduction to the concepts, processes and techniques in relief printing. Topics include the linocut, woodcut, and wood engraving. Students will become familiar with the tools and safe practices used in conjunction with relief printmaking. In addition, students will explore composition, value, and the graphic characteristics of relief printing. Classes will consist of lecture, critiques, and studio based work. Students will also acquire an understanding of the history of relief printmaking.
Prerequisite: ARFN 231 & ARDR 241