Student Tutorials

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If you are uncertain, regarding the safety requirements (after watching these videos), please ask the technician in each respective area for assistance.


This tutorial describes best practices and methods for building a canvas stretcher.


This tutorial describes all aspects related to lithography including: safety, materials, processes and methods.


This video tutorial describes the process and safety requirements for developing pinhole photography.


This tutorial prepares the student for the proper (safest way) to work with the intaglio process.


In this video the Printmaking Technician describes the correct methods for creating a three-colour Linocut


In this tutorial the printmaking technician describes the appropriate way to set up and print using the letterpress.