Zines on Press
October 21 - October 22
October 21-22, Saturday & Sunday, 10 am-4 pm
In this two day workshop, Learn basic printing techniques on the Vandercook proof press, and come away with your own collaborative printed zine edition. We will learn a few basic variations on the single sheet zine, perfect for making a portable edition. We will print up our ideas collaboratively on the press, using wood and metal type, and edition our simple books together. Everyone will come away with multiple copies of a one-page zines, models for future reference, and ideas for the future. No previous printing experience required.
Sarah Nicholls is a visual artist who makes pictures with language, books with pictures, prints with type, and animations with words. Her limited edition artist books are in the collections of the Brooklyn Museum, Stanford, UCLA, and the University of Pennsylvania, among others. For twelve years she ran the studio and education programs at the Center for Book Arts in New York. She teaches at Pratt Institute and Parsons School of Design. More information at www.sarahnicholls.com
Tuition: $325 members / $350 non-members. Become a member.