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2018-2019 University Catalogue 
2018-2019 University Catalogue [Archived Catalogue]

VPAS 634 Printmaking for the Classroom: Letterpress Printing, Introductory

College of Critical & Professional Studies

3 credits 42.0 hours
600 level graduate course

The traditional art of printing from engraved plates and metal type is explored using the University’s collection of metal and wood typefaces. Create several printed works via typesetting and the Vandercook Proofing Press. Design custom polymer plates and perform multi-color printing. Participants consider how letterpress techniques and process can be taught to students in the K-12 classroom.

Open to graduate students from the Division of Continuing Studies.
This course is not repeatable for credit.
This course may not be audited.
This course cannot be taken pass/fail.