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Crystal Bridges is open Wed. through Mon. with free, timed tickets required.

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Crystal Bridges Event Calendar

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art offers a wide range of activities for all ages and interests.
Use our interactive museum calendar to find what fits your schedule and plan your visit!

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Virtual Art by the Glass » DIY Printmaking

Join us for a digital evening of at-home artmaking for adults in our Virtual Art by the Glass event, with step-by-step instruction from local artist Kasey Ramirez. Relax, pour yourself a drink, and connect virtually as you’re guided through an introduction to printmaking with everyday materials.

 

What You’ll Need:

  • Choice of paper, cloth, or other printing surface for the prints
  • Choice of block printing “ink”; this can be acrylic or latex paint, old lipstick/makeup
    • For an upgrade, you can get Caligo SafeWash, Gamblin, or Speedball
  • Matboard or paperboard (like cereal box packaging)
    • Scraps from frame shops are also great options
  • Old cotton clothes/rags
  • Masking tape
  • Piece of cardboard, cutting mat, or cutting board
  • Pencil and eraser
  • Newspaper/plastic tarp (to keep tabletop clean)
  • Waxed paper or parchment
  • Scissors, box knife, or X-acto knife
  • Wooden spoon, nylon or bamboo rice paddle, porcelain door knob (for applying pressure for the prints)

Optional:

  • Printmaking brayer/roller
  • Elmer’s glue – to seal matboard/paperboard for repeated printing
  • Wood + carving tools, clamps
  • Non-skid shelf liner

 

Free, register online or with Guest Services. You’ll receive a link to join the Zoom meeting in your ticket registration confirmation email.

Date:
January 15, 2021
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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