Historic Letterpress Illustration at Asheville Bookworks, NC

Join the President of the Wood Engravers’ Network, Joanne Price, for a weekend wood engraving workshop at Asheville BookWorks (Asheville, NC) Friday, Dec. 14 (5pm–7:30pm), Saturday Dec. 15 (10–5) and Sunday Dec. 16 (10–5). Wood engraving is your secret weapon for creating detailed images while retaining the bold relief characteristics of woodcut and linoleum. This…

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Wood Engraving, Dark Arts in Buffalo, NY

This one-day workshop is specially designed as a taster/teaser – short & sweet, like summer’s kiss! It’s dark, it’s devilishly detailed – you’ll be charmed by its history, its delicate, but bold, woodcut characteristics, and its intimate scale. Walk away with the know-how to make illustrations the “old” way—black & white images hand-cut into end…

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Seattle Area Wood Engraving Primer

Wood Engraving is no stranger to the Seattle area thanks to WEN Member Carl Montford’s passion for sharing the process. Intro to Wood Engraving, held at the School of Visual Concepts (SVC) in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood — home to Amazon, Facebook, Google, and the Elephant Super Car Wash — will be an especially perfect…

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Wood Engraving Weekend Workshop with Jim Horton

This workshop will cover the basic techniques and materials of wood engraving, a relief printmaking technique. Wood engravings are usually created in a small, illustrative format that renders great detail and wonderful contrasting tones. Engraving is almost a meditative activity. Wood engraving is done on hard, end-grain wood blocks with special tools called gravers. If…

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WOOD ENGRAVING AT STARPOINTE STUDIO, Feb. 4 & 5, 2017

Join WEN President, Joanne Price (Starpointe Studio), for a Wood Engraving workshop February 4 & 5, 10am – 5pm, in Bagdad, Kentucky! Wood engraving creates delicate, fine details with bold woodcut characteristics. Wood engraving was historically used to creating images in news and leisure publications such as Harper’s Bazaar, Harper’s Weekly, the London Illustrated News…

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