Prints and The Revolution: Creating Monotype and Lino Block Prints

Two views of Billy Simms working on prints at a table
 The hand of a person using an ink roller on their project is seen

Date: February 22-23, 2020 (Spring)
Medium: Printmaking
Instructor: Billy Simm (email)
Skill Level: All

In this class students will learn printmaking techniques that will allow them to make original, one of a kind, monotype prints and a multiple editioned lino block print. Students will explore reductive and additives printmaking techniques, learn how to use carving tools, and learn how to use the printing press. All skill levels welcome!

Supply List

Supplies are subject to change. A final list will be emailed to each participant before the first day of class.

Studio Fee

All workshops have a studio fee. Fees are collected at the end of the workshop and payable by check or credit card. MU no longer accepts cash.

Estimated studio fee for this workshop: $30*

*The final cost may vary depending on the actual cost of materials at the time of the workshop. It is possible for fees to be less or greater than the range indicated depending upon individual student usage.

About the Instructor

Billy Simms is an artist and Educator. He has an MFA in studio art with emphasis in printmaking from Miami University. He teaches printing making and other art classes at Miami University, The Fitton Center in Hamilton, OH, and Arts Pace in Portland, IN. He has received several awards for his artwork including The Award of Excellent for the Dayton Area Works on Paper Exhibition. He lives in Hamilton, OH with his wife and four cats.