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ARTF 198A Introduction to Printmaking I

1.5 hours lecture, 4.5 hours lab, 3 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This course is an introduction to the basic printmaking media of intaglio, relief, and monoprinting and is designed for art students and anyone interested in printmaking. Students study techniques to create and print plates; investigate papers and select for properties; analyze, formulate and compare aesthetic strategies for image-making; and practice principles of editioning and conservation of prints. This course satisfies requirements for the major in art with a two-dimensional or design emphasis.

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