Whether you are new to the medium or an accomplished printmaker, join us for variety of hands-on opportunities to work in our professional printmaking studio fully equipped for relief, intaglio, monotype, and screen printing.
Workshops at Starfangled Press are designed for all levels of experience, including no experience at all!
We offer a rotating roster of workshops throughout the year featuring hands-on training in the techniques of printmaking, drawing, book arts, and more... They generally operate on a one- or two-day schedule and last 4 - 6 hours per day. Each workshop is limited to small group of participants, offering an exceptional opportunity to learn new techniques with a highly engaged instructor.
The list below will keep you up to date on what workshops are being offered month to month. Workshops can be purchased here or from the links below.
PLEASE register for your desired workshop at least 7 DAYS in advance. We WILL cancel a workshop by this date if we do not meet minimum enrollment.
7 May 2016 - One-color Linoleum Block Note Cards, $110
9 May 2016 - Monotype Monday: Watercolor Monotypes, $65
14 May 2016 - Crashcourse Screen Printing, $120
21 + 22 May 2016 - Screen Print: Original One-color T-shirts, $250
23 May 2016 - Monotype Monday: Reductive Monotypes, $65
Saturdays - 4 week: Introduction to Printmaking, $400
4 June 2016 - Introduction to Printmaking*: Watercolor Monotypes, $110
6 June 2016 - Monotype Monday: Stencil Monotypes, $65
11 June 2016 - Introduction to Printmaking*: Relief, $110
15 June 2016 - Mat Cutting Basics, $65
18 June 2016 - Introduction to Printmaking*: Drypoint Intaglio, $115
20 June 2016 - Monotype Monday: Watercolor Monotypes, $65
25 June 2016 - Introduction to Printmaking*: Screen Print, $120
9 + 10 July 2016 - Screen Print: Original One-color Tote Bags, $250
25 July 2016 - Monotype Monday: Reductive Monotypes, $65
28 July 2016 - One-color Linoleum Block Note Cards, $110
30 +31 July 2016 - Multi-Color Linoleum Block Prints, $235
Small groups looking to learn a specific technique or process are encouraged to contact Starfangled Press to request private instruction. Participants: minimum 4, maximum 6
Price: Please contact Starfangled Press with a description of the desired workshop to receive a reasonable quote. A 50% deposit will be required upfront for scheduling all private workshops.
Sometimes a small group just isn’t small enough. Starfangled Press allows artists looking to learn a specific technique or process to request one-on-one instruction.
Price: starting at $25/hour
Field Trip | Group Studio Tour
Bring a class or other small group for a tour of Starfangled Press, including an overview of what we do, how we got started, and how we work. We talk about the printing methods we use, explain how the press works, and showcase the work we make. In addition to the tour we provide a short hands-on printing demo where all attendees will print and walk away with an original work of art. This tour takes approximately 3 hours and must be booked in advance.
Participants: minimum 4, maximum 15
Let Starfangled Press host your next office party with a special 3-hour team-building workshop designed to get your team or small business collaborating in a creative environment. We take care of all the details, all you need to bring is your team!
A memorable and engaging experience that introduces the basics of screen printing, every Office Party participant will walk away with a t-shirt or poster that they printed by hand! Use one of our designs, or customize the workshop and print with your own logo for fresh creative content and promotional materials.
Complimentary beverages and snacks are served during happy-hour.
Participants: minimum 2, maximum 10
Price: $300 (academic/non-profit rate) or $400 (standard rate)
Customize with your business logo: +$100. Email for details.
We provide screen rentals and screen services, including exposures, transparency printing, and reclaiming.
We have a selection 20” x 24” and 25” x 36” screens in 83, 110, 156, and 230 mesh counts available to rent for use at Starfangled Press.
Screen Rental: $5 per screen per day
Screenprint Studio Rental: $10 per hour. (Bring your own water-based ink and paper)
Screen Exposure: $20 per screen
Screen Reclaiming: $5 per screen
8.5” x 11” - $5 per sheet
13” x 19” - $10 per sheet
Water-based Ink: $1 per ounce
Starfangled Press can provide artists who have completed an introductory training course with access to a fully-equipped printmaking workshop during staffed open studio hours. The facilities at Starfangled Press support the printmaking techniques of intaglio, relief, monotype, and screen printing.
In the print shop, Starfangled Press is dedicated to using safe and sustainable printmaking practices that support the health of our artists and our environment. By providing artists with a professional, affordable, and supportive work space, Starfangled Press aims to encourage dialogue and innovation in the greater artistic community of Brevard.
General Studio - $10/hour
Screen Print Station - $10/hour
Intaglio Press - $20/hour
Print Shop Equipment
4 Portable Hinge Clamp Boards
Dark Storage for Coated Screens
Backlit Washout Sink
Squeegees, Spatulas, Scoop coaters
Epson Artisan 1430 for printing films
Intaglio, Monotype, & Relief
24" x 44" Griffin Etching Press
Ferric Chloride Vertical Bath
Non-toxic BIG ground
Non-toxic Airbrush Aquatint
Plexi Monotype Plates
Powergrip Relief Carving Tools
Canon Pixma MG5320 Scanner/Printer
Epson Artisan 1430
Adobe Creative Cloud
Nikon D40x Digital SLR
3'x6' Work Tables (3)
Metal Rulers and Tear Bars
Scissors, Xactos, Utility Knives
22" Kutrimmer 1058 Paper Cutter
Various Hand Tools
Forced Air Print Dryer
10"x15" Nipping Press