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Course Description

This course introduces students to a range of printmaking processes. Students explore graphics, color theory, drawing, design, and composition. They create portfolio-quality prints using professional techniques in a range of assignments, both representational and conceptual. The class covers etching, drypoint, and monotype as well as less conventional techniques.

Learner Outcomes

  • Acquire beginning level skill-sets in the printmaking media, including etching, monotype, silkscreen, and other related media
  • Research and recognize historical precedents regarding print and printmaking
  • Draw connections between the culture of printmaking with content and form
  • Develop a facility for exploring concepts in visual work
  • Demonstrate competence in creating work that is engaged from within and inspired by the world around them
  • Produce work in print media suitable for inclusion in one's portfolio
  • Critique peer work, with a focus on evaluating and giving feedback on work in progress
  • Lead with confidence a critique of one's own work, including framing questions for feedback

Additional Information

This course is one offering from our Parsons Summer Intensive Studies program. For more information on schedule, registration, and refund policies, see program details.


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Section Title
Intro to Printmaking (College/Adult)
M, T, W, Th, F
9:00AM to 3:50PM
Jun 03, 2024 to Jun 21, 2024
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
SIS Tuition non-credit $5,145.00 Click here to get more information
Available for Credit
3 units
Drop Request Deadline
Jul 07, 2024
Transfer Request Deadline
Jun 03, 2024
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