Printmaking & Urban Art

"The beauty is in the street, the message is on the wall." Develop and design posters as public art that carries your own message while exploring poster art throughout history as it relates to populist themes such as peace, justice, freedom, human rights, and economic equality. You will learn the fundamentals of printmaking by using traditional screen printing techniques, as well as exploring everyday objects as printmaking tools. Original drawings as well as images from newsprint, digital media, pop culture, and science will be incorporated into woodblocks, stencils rubbings, collage, and screen printing