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Print & Letterpress L Summer Session 4

Print & Letterpress Summer Session 4
July 5-17, 2020
David Wolske
The Art of Typography

Let’s demystify and deconstruct traditional rules and use letterpress to create expressive typographic prints. We’ll learn to print from wood and metal types and experiment with layering, rotation, systematic variation, backwards transfer, monoprint, monotype, and isotype printing techniques. We’ll also examine and discuss work by designers and artists who
 use type in dynamic and evocative ways. Together we’ll expand our visual vocabularies and explore new typographic frontiers. All levels. Code 04L

Assistant professor at University of North Texas; other teaching: Montana State University, Miami University (OH), School of Visual Concepts (Seattle),Virginia Commonwealth University; Hatch Show Print visiting artist (Nashville), Utah Arts & Museums fellow; exhibitions: Hamilton Wood Type and Printing Museum (WI), GOCA Downtown (CO), Hatch Show Print.

abstract typographic composition
David Wolske, "Angle Chase 01," letterpress from wood and metal types, 8-1/2 x 11 inches