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Neighbors Growing Together | Jul 25, 2014

Printmaking demonstrations planned by art association

Fairfield Art Association also will have a Valentine workshop for children Friday.
Jan 30, 2013

The Fairfield Art Association will be hosting two interactive presentations on printmaking Friday during the Fairfield 1st Fridays Art Walk. The first presentation will be from 7-7:55 p.m., followed by a second presentation at 8-8:55 p.m.

The presentations will be facilitated by Kella J. Tschopp, John Stimson, both artists and printmakers, and Douglass A. White.

The current exhibit in the Main Gallery at the Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, features the works of German artist Rudolph Bernard Neugebauer, which displays etching, engraving, relief and planograph. The collection is presented by family member Douglass A. and Grace White, who will give an artist biography including Neugebauer’s personal to professional art development. This presentation will take place in the Main Gallery.

In the Fairfield Art Association Studio, demonstrations will be given in hand-pulled print methods intaglio, lin-o-scribe, letter press presses and hand rubbed.

The Fairfield Art Association has aspired to offer printmaking in its studio, where a printing press is available. The education committee will be setting dates for classes soon, so any interested persons may want to attend the presentation Friday to understand the variety of printmaking methods.

Anyone interested in attending a future class, can contact Tschopp at  kella@kellaj.com.

The Fairfield Art Association invites young art walkers to create a Valentine while out and about for art walk Friday.

Sandi Dimmitt will set up from 6-8 p.m. in the Parsons Hall area beside the stained-glass angel windows, in the Fairfield Arts & Convention Center.

Dimmitt will be offering several handmade Valentine designs for different age groups. Age groups will be 3-5-year olds, 6-8 year olds and 9-12 year olds. Parents are welcome to help those needing assistance.

A fee will be charged per card.

Dimmitt has been developing her skills as a photographer, with a Fairfield Art Association exhibit at the AmercInn last year. She also has been creating cards for fun.

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