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Broadsides! Broadsides!

at Spudnik Press Cooperative - West Town

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Price:
$50 1 seat left
Start Date:

Thu, Mar 19, 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Location:
West Town, West Side
1821 W Hubbard St Ste 302
Btwn N Wolcott Ave & N Wood St
Chicago, Illinois 60622
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Description
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 16 and older
Average Class Size: 6

What you'll learn in this letterpress class:

Historically broadsides were used as proclamations, posters, commentaries, and advertisements. Today, artists and writers use them to explore the intersection between the written word and visual art.

Learn the exciting history of letterpress printing through the process of printing your own broadside. Using Spudnik’s amazing collection of wood type, students will set a short phrase, lyric, or saying for their broadside edition. They will then learn how to set up a Vandercook printing press to create their own colorful and tactile edition of prints.

Please note that class fees cover tuition as well as many consumable studio supplies and most materials that students will use throughout the class or workshop.

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Refund Policy
For all classes, a 50% non-refundable deposit is required to reserve a seat, unless specified otherwise. One-day workshops require full payment. For cancellations made at least one week prior to the first class, we can refund 50% of the full tuition, or give 100% studio credit to be used within the next 6 months. For cancellations made with less than one weeks notice, we can only give studio credit to be used within the next 6 months. No refund is available if students cancel within 48 hours of the class, workshop or lesson.

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Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
1:00pm - 5:00pm Mary Clare Butler 1 $50

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