Galentine's Day Print Making Class

Learn how to make your own linocut stamp and print your own Galentines in this Chicago craft workshop.



2 hours Class size 1 to 20     label $45

If your favorite part of Valentine's Day is giving your loved ones thoughtful notes of affection, you'll love this Galentine's printmaking class in Chicago! In this workshop, you'll make handmade Valentine's Day cards with your gals and pals.

This is a fun and creative Galentine's activity where you can get crafty, festive, and spend time with the people you love. In this class, you'll learn how to print your cards using the linocut technique. This is a great and simple technique that allows you to easily mass-produce your beautiful handmade cards so you can pass them out to all your loved ones!

What you'll learn

  • Learn the fundamentals of lino-printing, from drawing and carving your image to inking and printing.
  • Create: you can choose to do a larger lino cut or a few smaller ones that you can use as stamps. The smaller ones will be great to use for the inside of your card.
  • Bring your own images for inspiration, but don’t worry if you don’t have any. Plenty of inspiring images and ideas will be provided.
  • Have a great time! Lino-cutting is a very forgiving medium, so whatever you make will look great!
  • Take it one step further: To make your message beautiful both in words and visually, we will talk about some simple tips and tricks to make your card an overall artwork.

You will get to take your stamp home so you can continue to make cards at home too!


Knowledge required
Beginner - no skills required!
 
What you'll get
Lino print block to take home, and 5 cards and envelopes.
 
What to bring
BYOB.
 
Suitable for

This class is great for individuals and couples as well as for a team building activity, birthday or bachelorette party.

This would also be a nice gift for her, gift for mom or birthday gift.

Location

One Strange Bird - 2124 West Division Street, Chicago, IL

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One Strange Bird is an art studio that offers a welcoming environment. It's the perfect place to express your creative side and unwind after a long work week. A wide variety of classes from terrarium building, painting, print making, collage are offered. Additionally, the studio offers kid’s art summer camps, private events and parties.

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