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Resist and Persist: Letterpress Propaganda

Start your own movement! Bring drawings and slogans to transform into polymer plates and print your own letterpress handbills or postcards. This two day intensive will cover plate making and basics of printing on a Vandercook Cylinder Press. It is highly recommended that students come to class with drawings, designs or simple slogan ideas that can be quickly laid out. All levels welcome.

Early Bird Discount through July 1 / Member Price $270

  • Tuition: $150
  • Location: Kala Printmaking Studio
  • Instructor: Thea Sizemore
  • 1 Classes
  • Saturday, May 23, 2020 — May 23, 2020
  • 10am — 5pm
  • $35 Materials Fee. Payable to the teacher on the first day of class


About the Instructor:

Thea Sizemore has been a practicing artist for over 20 years focusing primarily on printmaking, bookarts, and illustration. Originally an east coast native, she has studied at the Cleveland Institute of Art and the California College of the Arts (where she received a BFA in printmaking with emphasis on bookarts). Her personal work tends to revolve around mixed media hand-bound book forms. Thea is also the founder and printer of Kavamore Press, a custom letterpress and design studio which has recently relocated to South Berkeley.