Solarplate Etching Workshop

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August 12, 2019 through August 13, 2019


East End Arts


All Ages

$144; $120 EEA members

Event description:

Learn the incredibly versatile and environmentally friendly method of printmaking called Solarplate etching. Beginner and seasoned artists alike will enjoy exploring this exciting, non-toxic medium. Solarplate etching utilizes a thin steel plate that is coated with a UV light sensitive photopolymer. All that is needed to create a plate is sunlight, water, and your imagination! No harsh chemicals or solvents involved. This method works well for photography as well as drawing. Artists will explore various materials and learn a variety of ways to create unique plates and prints.

Address: 141 East Main St.
Riverhead, NY 11901
Phone: 631-369-2171