Elective at semester(s) 6, 8, ECTS: 3
The printmaking with all its forms, is an enchanting form of art. With few thought, imagination and experimental spirit can anyone print one . The use of precise instruments and complex materials is not essential neither guarantees a achieved work. In the initial stages of printmaking someone can use simple materials and simple proccedures in order to create one.
In this first contact with the printmaking we will search simple techniques :[frotaz], [stampa], [monotypia], [pylotypia], collagraph, [linolaio], and other. Through a line of lectures, and exercises we might know many from the basic elements and secrets, and we will have the first results.
In the second part of the course, and knowing the basic techniques, we will advance in complexer techniques with final objective the creation of a handmade notebook printed in a handmade paper and in multiple copies.