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Martini Hatch Shell

1015 Truman Parkway

Hyde Park, MA 02136

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Steamroller Mega Printmaking

Artists and their teams will ink pre-carved relief blocks and then roll over them with an industrial steamroller to create their oversized prints.

Date: Saturday, September 8, 2018

When: During the Urban Arts Festival and the Battle of the Arts

Where: Francis D. Martini Memorial Shell Park and Moynihan Recreation Area
1015 Truman Parkway
Hyde Park, MA 02136

Time of the Printing Event: 10 am - 5pm. Artists must commit to helping set up before and clean up after the event.

Materials: Artists use their own carving tools (hand or power) to make their printing plate. Plywood, MDF (medium density fiberboard), or linoleum may be used.

Sizes: Images must be a minimum of 30" x 48" but no larger than 40" x 72"

Art Teams: Artists may collaborate on one print. They may subdivide the printing area under a common theme, or divide tasks (i.e., design and carving).

Images: Only original sketches, drawing, paintings, graphics or digitally altered photography

Fees $100 fee for one print, includes paper, ink, rolling supplies, cleaning supplies, a steam-roller, a tent and area to dry prints

Ink: only Black

What you Bring: only your pre-cut printing plate

Organization: Artists and volunteers will divide into teams. One for inking (dirty) and one for handling the paper before and after printing (clean)

Exhibitions: Prints will be showcased in town at various venues.

Workshops: Will be set up at the Menino Arts Center and the Community Center for designing, transferring and carving. TBD. Carving tools will be available.

If you are interesting in making a print, you MUST contact Sasja Lucas at: sasjalucasart@gmail.com. Let me know if you will be making a solo print or one collaborative print with your group. If you have already talked with Sasja Lucas, please fill out the registration/payment form.

Note that there are no refunds.

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