Hi-Tech meets Old-Tech: 3D Printing for Letterpress

I conducted a materials research study determining what 3D printing materials will best serve in relief printing processes applicable to letterpress and printmaking. With the help of a Marywood University grant, local 3D expert Cole Hastings and the company Printed Solid, I bought a 3D printer and a variety of filaments to play with—ranging from polyester…

Printwork 2015 exhibit

If you happen to be in Pittsburgh, stop in to this exhibit at The Artists Image Resource gallery where I have my Hi! letterpress print on display. Show is up until February 5th. I am one of 23 artists chosen from over 320 entries, designed to showcase the best of contemporary printmaking in the United…

Old Enough to Know Better Exhibit

I was lucky enough and honored to have a work selected for the international, juried exhibition “Old Enough to Know Better” sponsored by the Women’s Caucus for Art Philadelphia Chapter. Works are by mid-career and emerging women, and women-identified, artists aged 35 and over. The theme is the stubbornness and persistence of artistic vocation. This…

Marywood Faculty Biennial-Still time to catch the exhibit

http://www.marywood.edu/galleries/detail.html?inode=690d2a14-a48c-4a12-b66f-f86e5c8099f8&pageTitle=Marywood%20ART%20FACULTY%20Biennial%202015 Even though the opening and artist talk is over, it’s still worth a stop into the Mahady gallery to see the great work by Marywood art faculty. There is a group installation as you walk in comprised of 10 ” x 10″ works by all faculty. My contribution are three color grid block prints…

Visit me at Arts on the Square, July 25th!

http://artsonthesquare.net/ 12-8 p.m. Courthouse Square, Scranton I’ll be vending my crow necklaces, crow pillows, prints and totes! Plus t-shirts and scrap collage grab bags with leftover letterpress prints and ephemera…perfect for card making, collaging and scrapbooking. I’ll also have fine art photography on canvas and fine art prints. Look for me sharing space with Kathryn…

Work exhibited at UMKC Hand Print Press wins award

My letterpress print “H!”, has been awarded 3rd place in the juried National Print Exhibition in Kansas City organized by UMKC Hand Print Press. The UMKC National Print Exhibition features the work of 35 printmakers selected by juror Dr. Sandra Olsen, who serves as director of the University of Buffalo Art Galleries. Opening Reception: Thursday,…

New Video Interview about The Workshop

Last summer, Chris Balton and Mary Frances of ChrisBalton.com video productions visited The Workshop to see what letterpress is all about. Many thanks to them for producing the video and thanks to Maryann and Jonathan Olver for sharing their experience of printing their own wedding invitations. Enjoy and hope to see you at the shop…