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Southern Shore Art Association to Host Printmaking Demonstration

SSAA-Stephanie-Samaitis-CarnellStephanie Samaitis Carnell will give a presentation on printmaking, Sunday, January 22nd at 2:00 at the SSAA Gallery, 724 Franklin Street, Michigan City, IN. Stephanie said she would cover just a bit of history about intaglio printmaking and will explain the difference between relief printing and intaglio printmaking. She will also show the different intaglio methods such as: engraving, drypoint, etching, collagraphy and solar-plate.

There will be some sample plates and their resulting prints. There will also be a demonstra-tion of the inking of a plate and using a small demo press to show how the prints are produced. Available wilI be some copper plates that can be passed around with engraving tools so attendees can give it a try.

The Southern Shore Art Association creates and stimulates interest in the visual arts by offering exhibits, educational opportunities and social events for our members and for the community. Learn more at

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