Located near downtown Atlanta, APS offers the community classes in a wide range of techniques, utilizing equipment available in our printmaking studio. The small, hands-on classes foster creative exchange with instructors and fellow students, and all classes are led by professional artists actively working in Atlanta’s print community, as well as, talented visiting artists. Choose a class that explores a new interest, or refines previous experience. Both beginners and advanced professional artists will find classes at appropriate skill levels. On the occasion that a class requires some experience, we will note that in the course listing. Class sizes are limited so that each student will receives quality-individualized instruction. Please read on for detailed descriptions of classes and workshops, pricing, and instructors’ biographical statement listed below.



For all classes and workshops, full payment is required to reserve a seat and guarantee enrollment.

Register 2 weeks before the class begins and receive a discount.

Paying with check: Download and complete the appropriate registration form and mail it to APS.

Paying with credit card: Download the appropriate registration form and email the completed form (or the information can be typed into the text of the email) to Jerushia Graham, Education Director, and ask to register with a credit card. You will receive a PayPal invoice via email with a link to make your one-time payment. You do not need a PayPal account.


For cancellations made at least 10 days prior to the first class/workshop, we will refund 100% of the full tuition minus a $10 administrative fee, or give 100% credit towards a future APS class to be used within the following 3 months. For cancellations made with less than 10 days notice, you will receive a 50% refund. No refund is available if student cancels within 48 hours of the class/workshop unless we are able to fill your spot from a waiting list.

APS reserves the right to cancel any class because of low enrollment; you will be notified and your class fee will be refunded.


Instructors: Brandy Barker
8-week class
Wednesdays:  June 7 - July 26 , 2017
Time: 6:30-9:30pm

Cost:  $260 members / $270 non-members / $295 become member & register

In this course students will learn the basics of screenprinting. The instructor will demonstrate and guide students in preparing hand drawn and digitally printed art for photosensitive emulsion, creating stencils, preparing and exposing screens, and setting up to print both single-color and multi-color projects. Students of all levels are welcome, some Photoshop experience preferred, but not required.

Brandy Barker is a printmaker and teaching artist just outside of Atlanta, Georgia, for now.

Brandy received her BFA in Printmaking from the University of West Georgia in 2008. She moved to Chicago to continue her career in the arts and landed at Spudnik Press Cooperative as Studio Manager and Teaching Artist. After returning to Georgia, Brandy stepped in as Education Director at Atlanta Printmakers Studio, then handed over the reigns to pursuit more graphic design work and build the foundation for a branding company. In January 2016, Brandy, along with partners, began Better Beans Branding.


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