BUSINESS U FOR CREATIVES: Professional Development Workshops

Clark Atlanta University Art Museum is hosting the Atlanta Printmakers Studio “Business U for Creatives,” a professional development series for people pursuing careers in art and design. 

Professional Development

Saturdays, 2-4p

$45 per session or $105 for all 3 sessions

February 25, 2017  Session 1 - Defining What You Do; Getting Organized; Documentation & Freelance Skills

March 25, 2017  Session 2 - Developing a Following: Marketing & Social Media

April 22, 2017  Session 3 - Creating Gallery & Exhibition Opportunities

Join Sandra Oei creator of SoVisual a multi-media design studio to learn skills every creative entrepreneur needs to create opportunities through effective identity branding, marketing, defining a career utilizing your specific skills, and identifying an efficient low-stress process for incorporating an effective workflow and manageable organizational skills into your daily routine. Participants will benefit from Ms. Oei's 14 plus years of experience in the fields of web technologies, television, music recording, advertising, and graphic design. As a Multi-media Producer / Interactive Media Designer, Oei integrates each of these disciplines while collaborating internationally with programmers, designers, animators and videographers. SoVisual's latest projects include Game/App Graphic Illustrations, and E-Book development and design. 


Diffused Relief Print by Monica Meler

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THE TINY PRESS SESSIONS

The Tiny Press Sessions are a new series of 3-hour stand alone workshops

Each Tiny Press Session $75 APS Members  /  $85 Non Members  /  $110 Register & Become a Member

To pay with check or money order download registration form, then mail or drop off form and payment to APS: 

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To pay with credit card select from the drop-down menu, press the Add to Cart button and make your payment. Then, email your class choice and contact information to Jerushia Graham

There is a 3% Transaction Fee for PayPal Payments

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SOLAR PLATE PRINTS

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Solar Plate

Saturday, Jan 21, 2017

Location: Atlanta Printmakers Studio,                            

675 Metropolitan Pkwy SW #6026, Atlanta, GA 30310 

Time: 4:30-7:30pm

If you're looking for a great way to introduce photographic imagery into your prints, solar plates are the answer. The plates can be processed with the exposure unit and inked up like etching plates.  

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VALENTINE CARDS

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Screenprint Valentine Cards

Saturday, Feb 4, 2017

Location: Atlanta Printmakers Studio,                         

675 Metropolitan Pkwy SW #6026, Atlanta, GA 30310 

Time: 4:30-7:30pm

Nothing says I LOVE YOU like a hand printed card! Participants can choose from a variety of designs and patterns to create a unique set of valentine inspired cards. Surprise the one you love or make the experience a couples night out , Either way, they'll be nothing but love for these lovely cards.            

VISCOSITY PRINTS

Stanley William Hayter

Stanley William Hayter

Viscosity Prints

Saturday, Apr 15, 2017

Location: Atlanta Printmakers Studio,                         

675 Metropolitan Pkwy SW #6026, Atlanta, GA 30310 

Time: 4:30-7:30pm

By playing with the viscosity (the oily quality) of the ink you can print multiple layers of color in one pass. Students will learn the principles behind viscosity printing and get to experience inking plates in this unique manner.

RUST PRINTS

Lauri Jones

Rust Prints

Saturday, May 6, 2017

Location: Atlanta Printmakers Studio,                         

675 Metropolitan Pkwy SW #6026, Atlanta, GA 30310 

Time: 4:30-7:30pm

Learn how to create rich, earthy images through contact printing with rusty objects. This workshop will appeal to your inner artist and scientist by introducing the simple formulas and experimental processes for a unique mark-making experience that works beautifully on both paper and textiles.               

MINI BOOKS

Katie Miller

Mini Books

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Location: Atlanta Printmakers Studio,                         

675 Metropolitan Pkwy SW #6026, Atlanta, GA 30310 

Time: 4:30-7:30pm

In this course students will explore the extremes of bookbinding. Students will be guided thru the process of binding a miniature book necklace that will be both fashionable and functional using Coptic stitching. The instructor will demonstrate and guide students thru the process of paper folding/cutting, cover preparation and assembling the book using the Coptic stitch technique, which is an exposed braid-like binding along the spine of the book. The class will also include instruction on proper tool handling and safety. Students of all levels are welcome.