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Wed, Sep 05


Abbey Art Works, St. Joseph Abbey


Discover the art of printmaking and copper plate etching. (8) 3-hour sessions, 9am to 12noon, Wednesdays September 5 - October 24, 2018 Cost: $350 ($300 course fee + $50 initial supply fee) Additional supplies may be purchased, if needed Artist/Instructor: Phillip Sage Maximum: 10 students

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Time & Location

Sep 05, 2018, 9:00 AM – Oct 24, 2018, 12:00 PM

Abbey Art Works, St. Joseph Abbey, 75376 River Rd, St Benedict, LA 70457, USA


About the Event

Explore the art of printmaking. Little or no experience in printmaking is required for this introductory printmaking course, using copper plate etching (intaglio) and hand-made inks. Students will learn the technique of preparing plates, making ink, drawing on copper, applying acids and ground, and printing impressions from the etched plates.

You will study under renowned artist and printmaker Phillip Sage. An initial supply of materials (etching needle, copper, paper, wiping material, mineral spirits, denatured alcohol, ink, acid, burnt plate oil) is included in the cost. Additional materials will be available for purchase.


  • Printmaking with Phillip Sage

    Cost includes course fee of $300 for (8) 3-hour sessions plus initial supply fee of $50. Additional supplies may be purchased, if needed.

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