Intro to Block Printing Workshop
Sep
28
1:00 PM13:00

Intro to Block Printing Workshop

Join us for an afternoon of block printing with local artist Brie Thompson of Lake Effect Press. With a few simple tools you will learn how to design, carve and print a relief block onto paper. You will leave the workshop with an edition of prints and the knowledge to work on projects at home. All supplies, snacks and sips will be included! This workshop will take place September 28th, 2019, in the beautiful backyard of Parchute Home in Portland, OR.

Tickets | $60 (includes Eventbrite fee): https://www.eventbrite.com/e/intro-to-block-printing-workshop-tickets-71698290517

About Brie: Brie Thompson is a Portland-based printmaker and the owner of Lake Effect Press. She is the Treasurer of the volunteer-run non-profit printmaking studio, Flight 64, and a member of Speedball's Professional Artist Network. Finding inspiration from the diverse landscape of the Pacific Northwest, Thompson examines the environment through hand-carved block prints and screen prints.

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Aug
10
11:00 AM11:00

Alberta Street FAir

The annual Alberta Street Fair is Saturday, August 10th, 2019. The Fair offers an eclectic mix of activities and events showcasing the best of the Alberta Street community including entertainment, music, vendors, food, and drink for people of all ages.

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Aug
9
6:00 PM18:00

Sweet Relief: Block Printing on Fabric

Tickets | $45: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sweet-relief-block-printing-on-fabric-tickets-61896826073

Join us for a night of block printing with local artist Brie Thompson of Lake Effect Press. With a few simple tools you will learn how to design, carve and print a relief block onto fabric. You will leave the workshop with your own custom-printed tote bag as well as the knowledge and tools to work on projects at home. 

We’ll also put some ink on our beloved old Chandler & Price Letterpress. Everyone will get a chance to print a custom notebook too!

All supplies, snacks, sips and some natural inspiration will be included!

Event Details: https://www.makeandmary.com/new-events/2019/8/9/totes-amp-tokesblock-printing-amp-letterpress-fun

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