Registration is required unless noted as a 'drop-in' course. Children and youth courses will be listed in the description. All materials provided unless otherwise stated. Payments can be made through links to Universe, in-person with cash or credit, or through email transfer/paypal at email@example.com. If paying in person or electronically, please let us know via email first!
Class sizes are small, often between 4 to 8 depending on the course. For this reason, we maintain a strict refund policy, outlined below:
REFUND POLICY: Refunds available up to 48 hours prior to class start. We will also refund day of ONLY in the case of illness (honour system, thanks!), but you must tell us same day with an email prior to the start of class. We will also refund in the case of our own cancelations. No refunds or credits if you no-show without notice indicated here. Missed classes in multi-day courses do not qualify for discounts/refunds.
We will be continuing to enforce a mask policy in the studio for workshops for the foreseeable future!
Workshops need a minimum of 4 registrants to run. Please note that workshops may be canceled or rescheduled as required due to either low numbers or public health concerns.
THE USE OF MASKS ARE REQUIRED IN OUR STUDIO BY ALL GUESTS & ARTISTS
An Evening of Print: Stamp-Based Collage
Thursday Evenings, September/October
6pm to 8:30pm
with artist Shannon Moynagh
FEE: $50 for individual, $90 for paired tickets
Join us for an evening of fun and collaboration at the inPrint Studio! Stamp print collage is a kind of visual storytelling, wherein each element can be rearranged endlessly to create new compositions. During this workshop you will learn how to create a stamp collage using relief print methods, and the studio’s large collection of hand carved stamps. This monthly series is designed for a casual artmaking and social night out. Each month will feature a new theme to explore. Perfect for artists of all skill levels, and for folks who need a relaxing evening of creativity. All materials are included with class fee; bring a friend and receive a discounted rate.
Fall Forest Print Collage CANCELED
Thursday September 28th, 6 - 8:30pm
Celebrate the transition to Fall by exploring classic autumnal colours and creating your own beautiful forest.
Thursday October 26th, 6 - 8:30pm
Celebrate spooky season with a fantastical and fun collage!
Children under 14 need to be accompanied by an adult.
Intro to Silkscreen (One Day Intensive)
Sunday, November 26, 2023
11am to 4pm
with artist Maureen Da Silva
FEE: $75 plus tax
Interested in screen but intimidated by the process? In this workshop, you'll receive an intensive introduction to emulsion-based silkscreen and demystify the practice so you can do it at home. Learn what you need to know about the basic set-up and supplies, coating and exposing screens, as well as pulling a basic one-layer print. All supplies, including screens to use in class are provided. Students can bring their own drawings ready to expose, or use provided templates to just get the hang of the process. Drawings should not have an image size bigger than 7" x 10" and should be black and white only, no tones or shadows.
Perfect for beginners or printmakers who need a refresher. Suitable for older teens and adults.
**studio rentals available to folks who have completed this workshop with us as their print
All materials are included with class fee.
NEW! Print Studio 101
Wednesdays, Oct 4 to Nov 1 2023 (5 weeks)
6pm to 9pm
with artist Shannon Moynagh
$350 plus tax
Welcome to the Print Studio! Perfect for beginners or experienced printmakers looking to brush up, this course introduces the atelier experience to students. A range of both traditional print media and alternative methods will be explored in these 5 weeks, including the photo emulsion screen print method, anthrotypes, and relief printing with a press. Learn a range of techniques from experienced artist and printmaker Shannon Moynagh, who will mentor students through technical and engaging projects! All materials supplied for the run of this course. Students taking this class are welcome to become renters in the studio.
** This is a 5-week course happening on Wednesdays
NEW! Miniature Tetra-Pack Drypoint Workshop
Saturday, October 21st, 2023
1pm - 5pm
with artist Maaike Bouhuyzen-Wenger
Fee: $60 plus tax
We are back offering this magical little workshop (emphasis on little! and well, magic!) on how to use the 3D-printed mini presses and upcycled tetra packs to create tiny etching prints. These presses are designed with accessibility in mind, and produce very effective and charming miniature works of art. Participants will make their own miniature print edition over the course of four hours. Bring a print idea, and be prepared to get messy! All materials supplied.
NEW! Family Zine-making
Sunday, November 12, 2023
1pm to 4pm
With artist Amye St John
FEE: $50 for individual, $90 for paired registrations
This workshop is great for the whole family at any skill level! During this workshop, you will be introduced to the world of Zine making and learn how to make three types of Zine templates. Choosing a Zine template, you will then be guided in completing your own Zine to take home with fun materials from inPrint studio. Participants are welcome to bring poems or short recipes to turn into Zines for this workshop, as well as pictures and photographs for a more personal Zine.
All materials are supplied.
Children under 14 must be accompanied by an Adult.
Mini-Books of Failure Workshop
Saturday, December 9th, 2023
11am to 2pm
with artist Maureen Da Silva
$60 plus tax
inPrint artist Maureen Da Silva has long cultivated a practice of turning her failed works on paper into adorable and miniature hard-cover books, developing various mini-libraries to go alongside with them!
Done in German-style covers, collect any works on paper you *think* failed - whether a drawing, a print, or even maybe some writing! - and give it a new life as an abstracted miniature book. We'll supply paper for text blocks even if you don't have a failure at hand. Books can be left as is OR turned into a necklace or hanging ornament at participants' desire.
No bookbinding experience required, feel free to fail at making these books too, there's no judgement here as you are learning!!
Bookbinding tools and materials supplied, just BYOF (Bring Your Own Failures)!
Interested in Private Sessions? Check out our offers and rates below:
Sessions available for artists interested in working in screen print or who want private instruction on relief, cyanotype, or introductory bookbinding processes.
Studio Sessions (Daily Rental Rate), $35
This is non-instructional time, but a member of the collective is in the studio to monitor the space
This is a five hour long period to work on your project
includes a brief orientation if new to the space, access to presses, screen tables, light tables, wash out sink, squeegees, rags, acetate for screen registration
Does not include use of screens, emulsions, studio paper (including positives) or ink
Open to past workshop students or residents, or can demonstrate strong familiarity with the process
Great for folks looking to book only one or two days to work in the studio
Storage not included (you must leave with all your supplies that you bring)
Availability of sessions: by appointment only
Instructional Mentorship/Artist Support, $35/hour
Hours required to be determined upon booking
Can be used for intensive lessons/print mentorship OR for support in printing a project.
If booked for artistic support, artist must be active and lead the needs of the project. InPrint member is there to help and to offer technical assistance but the artist will be expected to participate and guide in the goals of the printing session
Does not include use of screens, emulsions, studio inks and paper (including for positives)
Artist must provide own paper or textiles for project
Availability: by appointment only
$5 for emulsion/vellum use (up to 5 uses of each). 50 cents for extra usages per need.
$3 for day-of, in studio screen rentals.
$20 for total package use of screens (up to 2), ink (edition and colour limits may apply), emulsion and vellum for positives.
To book any of the private or studio sessions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with "Book a Lesson" in the subject line. Payment can be made by etransfer or cash, but must be made in full before or upon the start of the session.
"Despite being wrapped up in PPE, I had a fabulous time today at @inprintca Silkscreen Intensive Workshop-Maureen is a great instructor and a talented artist; my fellow students and I ended up with a vast amount of knowledge and some great prints to take home! Thank you so much" @nattchbob, July 11, 2020