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Workshops

SKULLS, CLOWNS & DEVILS!

100.00

Linoleum Relief Printing

Bill Fick – INSTRUCTOR

COURSE FEE: $100.00

Dates: Friday, May 10th – 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Saturday, May 11th– 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 –p.m.

Open to all levels.


Linocut artist extraordinaire, Bill Fick shares his bone chilling carving and printing techniques, during his two day workshop filled with creativity, skill and fun! Hosted by Burning Bones Press and generously sponsored by Speedball Art Products. Participants will learn how to prepare images, carve linoleum and implement best printing practices. Bold expressive image making will be encouraged!

About Bill Fick

Bill Fick is a printmaker who lives in Durham, North Carolina.
He is a Lecturing Fellow in the Department of Art, Art History and Visual Studies at Duke University where he teaches drawing, printmaking, comics and zines. He is also the co-director of Supergraphic, a printmaking studio in Durham. His work has been exhibited from New York City to Seoul, South Korea and can be found in the collections of the Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts; The New York Public Library, New York, New York; and the Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University. In 1993 Fick was awarded a National Endowment for the Arts Visual Artist Fellowship and in 1995 a North Carolina Arts Council Artist Fellowship. Fick is also co-author with Beth Grabowski of Printmaking: A Complete Guide to Materials and Processes published by Laurence King Publishing, London.
For the past 25 years Fick has been making super-graphic narrative prints that deal with a variety of satirical and sociopolitical themes. He’s especially interested in making work that bridges the gap between fine art and lowbrow art.
His current work focuses on monsters, clowns, misfits and low-lifes, characters that reflect society’s ever-growing anxieties and insecurities. These images are presented in a variety of forms including prints, posters and t-shirts.

https://billfick.com

Please bring to workshop:

-Sketch book with ideas

Printmaking supplies generously sponsored by Speedball Art Products

https://www.speedballart.com

REFUND POLICY:

A minimum of 5 participants is required for this workshop to run. Participants will be notified one week in advance of cancellation of workshop and receive a full refund. Participant cancellations less than 48hrs before workshop will not be refunded. Credit for future workshops will be given instead.

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Additional Info

SKULLS, CLOWNS & DEVILS

Linoleum Relief Printing

Bill Fick – INSTRUCTOR

COURSE FEE: $100.00

Dates: Friday, May 10th – 6:00 – 9 p.m.

Saturday, May 11th– 9:00 a.m. –4:00 –p.m.

Experience level: all levels

REFUND POLICY:

A minimum of 5 participants is required for this workshop to run. Participants will be notified one week in advance of cancellation of workshop and receive a full refund. Participant cancellations less than 48hrs before workshop will not be refunded. Credit for future workshops will be given instead.

Linocut artist extraordinaire, Bill Fick shares his bone chilling carving and printing techniques, during his two day workshop filled with creativity, skill and fun! Hosted by Burning Bones Press and generously sponsored by Speedball Art Products. Participants will learn how to prepare images, carve linoleum and implement best printing practices. Bold expressive image making will be encouraged!

Please bring to workshop:

-Sketch book with ideas

About Bill Fick

Bill Fick is a printmaker who lives in Durham, North Carolina.
He is a Lecturing Fellow in the Department of Art, Art History and Visual Studies at Duke University where he teaches drawing, printmaking, comics and zines. He is also the co-director of Supergraphic, a printmaking studio in Durham. His work has been exhibited from New York City to Seoul, South Korea and can be found in the collections of the Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts; The New York Public Library, New York, New York; and the Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University. In 1993 Fick was awarded a National Endowment for the Arts Visual Artist Fellowship and in 1995 a North Carolina Arts Council Artist Fellowship. Fick is also co-author with Beth Grabowski of Printmaking: A Complete Guide to Materials and Processes published by Laurence King Publishing, London.
For the past 25 years Fick has been making super-graphic narrative prints that deal with a variety of satirical and sociopolitical themes. He’s especially interested in making work that bridges the gap between fine art and lowbrow art.
His current work focuses on monsters, clowns, misfits and low-lifes, characters that reflect society’s ever-growing anxieties and insecurities. These images are presented in a variety of forms including prints, posters and t-shirts.

https://billfick.com

Printmaking supplies generously sponsored by Speedball Art Products

https://www.speedballart.com