Printmaking Basics: Print with Markers | Charmaine Boggs | Skillshare

Printmaking Basics: Print with Markers

Charmaine Boggs, artist, educator, creativity crusader

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9 Lessons (45m)
    • 1. Introduction

    • 2. Supplies

    • 3. Preparing Your Stencil

    • 4. Adding Color

    • 5. Printing

    • 6. Add an Ombre Effect

    • 7. Try a Variation

    • 8. Printing with Words

    • 9. Project Time!


About This Class


Printmaking doesn't have to be messy, especially when you first introduce it to young children! In this class, you'll learn some simple techniques for turning a sheet of styrofoam board and a few water soluble markers into colorful prints. No need for carving tools, brayers, or printing inks, just simple materials and an hour of time for this one!

This class is perfect for beginners and more experienced crafters and creators and is a great family-friendly activity for children ages 4+. You'll learn basic techniques for the marker printing process as well as some fun ways to add an artistic flair to your prints. Create bookmarks, greeting cards, journal pages, or stand alone art prints. Printmaking is a versatile art form limited only by your imagination! 





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Charmaine Boggs

artist, educator, creativity crusader

 I'm Charmaine, artist, arts educator, and creativity crusader ... living an art-full life fueled by Starbucks and beach dreams!

After retiring from a forty year career in education in 2017,  I realized that I was not ready for a life of leisurely luncheons and golf outings. I'm sure the fact that I've never even played golf might have something to do with that! 

When I'm not busy working on my painting and printmaking, I enjoy spending time in my flowe...

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