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Fine Art Printmaking Workshops – 2018

 

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Fine Art Printmaking:  The Basics

February 3, 2018 – 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM 

Designed for those photographers who are considering printing their own images or use a printing service and want to learn how to properly prepare their images for printing.  You will leave the workshop with a large format print of your favourite image.

Key topics we’ll address fully:

  • Colour Management
  • Fine Art Digital Workflow
  • Understanding Bit Depth
  • Understanding Resolution
  • Media Selection
  • Paper / Printer Profiles
  • Preparing Your Images for Printing
  • Soft Proofing
  • Hard Proofing
 

Cost for Each Workshop:  $150 + HST ($169.50)


Fine Art Printmaking:  The Whole Gamut

February 17-18, 2018 / April 14-15, 2018 – 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

An in-depth, hands-on workshop designed to give photographers a solid foundation for optimizing their digital images for printing.  We will cover all aspects of fine art printmaking starting with printer and media options.  You’ll go away with a full understanding of ‘Colour Management’, prepare your images for print and end with high quality photographic prints using the latest printer technology and media.

Key topics we’ll address fully:

  • Colour Management
  • Fine Art Digital Workflow
  • Understanding Bit Depth
  • Understanding Resolution
  • Media Selection
  • Paper / Printer Profiles
  • Preparing and Optimizing Your Images for Printing using Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop
  • Soft Proofing
  • Hard Proofing – Analyzing Your Print
  • Printing the Final Image
  • Creating a Productive Work Environment
  • Preparing Your Images for Print Competitions and/or Exhibition
 

Cost for Each Workshop:  $300 + HST ($339.00)


Maximum No. of Students:  8

Location:  The workshop is held in my home studio at 141 Cromwell Ave., Oshawa  L1J 4T5

What to Bring:  

  • A laptop (iMac is OK too)
  • A few images you want to prepare for print
  • Your own lunch or slip over to the Oshawa Centre Foodcourt (less than 5 minutes away) – 45 minute lunch break

What is Provided:

  • Coffee, tea and muffins in the AM
  • Refreshments in the afternoon
  • Demonstration files
  • The full presentation downloaded to your computer
  • Variety of paper for printing

Registration (sorry, but I don’t have on-line registration or e-commerce set up yet):

  • Register by phone (905-728-4440) or email (lhpviking@hotmail.com)
    • ‘The Basics’ – $75 + HST ($84.75) is due upon registration and the balance of $84.75 is due on or before the workshop date
    • ‘The Whole Gamut’ – $100 + HST ($113) is due upon registration and the balance of $226 is due on or before the first day of the workshop
  • Payment options
    • E-transfer
    • Send a cheque or money order payable to Leif Petersen at 141 Cromwell Ave., Oshawa, ON  L1J 4T5
  • Registration Deadlines
    • February 3rd workshop – January 18th
    • February 17-18th workshop – February 1st

Testimonials:

“Great day, Leif, and you’ve given me much to think about.  Hope to be able to apply what I’ve learned.  You did a great job.”

“Thank you!  Very informative and fun.  Great job!”

“It’s great to see the whole printing process happening before my eyes.  Thank you Leif.”

“An awesome experience that filled in so many gaps.”