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Cherry Press Trio: Contemporary Prints Opens May 4th

on Wed, 05/03/2017 - 22:11

Cherry Press Trio:  Contemporary Prints on View at Amherst Town Hall
A Program of the Amherst Public Art Commission
Exhibition Dates: May 4th - June 30th, 2017
Amherst Art Walk: May 4 & June 1 5 – 8 p.m.

 
Artists and Educators Randy LeSage and Kathy Murray met Corinne Rhodes at her printmaking workshop Cherry Press where they both became members and began collaborating together.  Opening Receptions will be held May 4th & June 1st in conjunction with Amherst Arts Night Plus Art Walks.  Hope we'll see you there!

2017 Wheaton Biennial - Printmaking Reimagined: Gallery Talk April 5th

on Wed, 02/22/2017 - 21:58

2017 Wheaton Biennial: Printmaking Imagined: 
Juried by Andrew Raftery, Wheaton’s third biennial exhibition examines the boundaries of printmaking, showcasing work by 60 artists from 30 states, Canada, and Sweden, including sculpture, video, installation, and a wide range of prints using all kinds of techniques and materials.

Where: Wheaton College
Beard & Weil Galleries, Watson Fine Arts
26 East Main Street, Norton, MA 02766


When: March 1 - April 10, 2017

Opening Reception: Thursday, March 2  5:30-8 p.m.

Gallery Talk by Juror Andrew Raftery: April 5,  6 p.m.
 

Winter Workshops at Cherry Press

on Sun, 02/05/2017 - 01:03

Non-toxic Century Plate Lithography: Three-day Introductory Workshops
Tuesday, February 21, 28 & March 7, 2017  1-5 p.m.  
 

Non-toxic Century Plate Lithography: Two-day Continuation Workshops
Friday, March 3 & 10, 2017  1-5 p.m.  
 

For more information about these workshops and to sign up, please follow the links to the Cherry Press Workshops page. 

Individual classes in a variety of techniques, printmaking studio hours (with or without Technical Assistance) and editioning/special projects are all available, please visit our website to learn more.

Big News for Lithographic Printmakers:

on Sun, 02/05/2017 - 00:58

Say good-bye to changing scraper bars and using tympan grease...upgrade your litho press to also print as a relief/etching press....The Precision Roller Bar  is available in multiple widths up to 48", depending upon your press and printing needs.  Contact Skip at C.S. Pogue Graphics for more info!

Non-toxic Century Plate Workshop at Cherry Press

on Mon, 10/31/2016 - 22:34

Non-toxic Century Plate Lithography: Two-day Introductory Workshop

Wednesday, November 16, 2016    1-5 p.m.

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 1-5 p.m.

Join the printmaking revolution as we leave the petroleum-based era to welcome in the bio-based era of lithography.  This class is suitable for novices and those returning to lithography and will de-mystify the hazardous and seemingly alchemical processes of the past.  Learn more & sign up here

 

Upcoming Workshops at Cherry Press

on Tue, 08/16/2016 - 19:33

Non-toxic Century Plate Lithography: One-day Workshops

Introduction:  Tuesday, August 30, 2016    11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Combined Introduction & Continuation (for those who have taken the intro class): 

Monday, September 19, 2016    11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Join the printmaking revolution as we leave the petroleum-based era to welcome in the bio-based era of lithography.  This class is suitable for novices and those returning to lithography and will de-mystify the hazardous and seemingly alchemical processes of the past.

June Printmaking Workshops at Cherry Press

on Sat, 05/21/2016 - 20:22

Non-toxic Century Plate Lithography: One-day Workshops      

Introduction:  Monday, June 13, 2016    12-5 p.m.

Introduction:  Saturday, June 18, 2016    12-5 p.m.

Monotype on the Century Plate:  Monday, June 27, 2016    12-5 p.m.

Sign up for one workshop or join us for them all!

 

Winter Workshops at Cherry Press

on Sun, 02/07/2016 - 20:09

Upcoming Printmaking Workshops at Cherry Press:

Coming soon - Traditional Stone Lithography!  Sign up here if you are interested.

Introduction to Woodcut    Saturday, February 13, 2016    12:30-4:30 p.m.      Saturday, March 5, 2016    12:30-4:30 p.m. 

Learn how to transfer images and draw on your wood block, linework and cutting techniques, roll up with non-toxic, water-based inks and print by hand and by press on paper.  Some wood cutting tools will be available for class use, we encourage you to bring your own sets.

Cost: $80 includes materials (one 4 x 6 " Shina wood block, inks for

Don't Miss these Upcoming Workshops at Cherry Press

on Thu, 12/24/2015 - 02:13

Upcoming Printmaking Workshops at Cherry Press:

Introduction to Woodcut    Saturday, January 23, 2016    12:30-4:30 p.m.

Learn how to transfer images and draw on your wood block, line work and cutting techniques, roll up with non-toxic, water-based inks and print by hand and by press on paper.  Some wood cutting tools will be available for class use, we encourage you to bring your own sets.

Cost: $90 includes materials (one 4 x 6" Shina wood block, inks for class use, newsprint and five sheets of printmaking paper).  If you anticipate using more paper, some will be available for a small

Happy Holidays from Cherry Press!

on Thu, 12/24/2015 - 02:10

Give the gift of printmaking!  If you are like me and often find yourself thinking of winter holiday presents late in day, have I got the gift for your artist/printmaker friends and family members:  Cherry Press Gift Cards!

I owe the idea to two good ceramicist friends who asked me if they could buy gift cards for an Intro to Woodcut class for each other for Christmas.

Here are some gift card ideas: a class, a private class, membership, studio hours, studio hours with technical assistance

Contact Us Here for Gift Cards

 

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