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Wood Engraving

Learn the art of wood engraving, an extremely accessible process that you can complete at your home studio. A refined form of block printing, wood engraving offers a full range of tonality and exquisite control over mark-making. During this two-day workshop, you will learn about materials and techniques and explore your own creative response by producing a limited edition of prints.

Early Bird Discount through January 31 / Member Price $229.50

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  • Tuition: $255
  • Location: Kala Printmaking Studio
  • Instructor: Richard Wagener
  • 2 Classes
  • Saturday, Sunday, May 16, 2020 — May 17, 2020
  • 10am — 5pm
  • $45 Materials Fee payable to the teacher on the first day of class


About the Instructor:

Richard Wagener received his MFA in painting from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena. His book, Zebra Noise with a Flatted Seventh, was published in 1998 by printer Peter Koch, and a suite of ten engravings was created to accompany The Fragments of Parmenides, published by Editions KOCH in 2004. Richard was the co-recipient of the Carl Hertzog Award for Excellence in Book Design for his book Loom, Nawakum Press/Mixolydian Editions, 2014. Richard’s work is in the collections of the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, The Fine Arts Museums, San Francisco, and the Library of Congress, among others.