Print Big! 2013
SATURDAY APRIL 13, 10am-4pm
Thanks to all who made this a big success!
Building on the success of the first three annual Print Big! steamroller events, the Atlanta Printmakers Studio is pleased to announce Print Big! 2013, to be held on Saturday, April 13, from 10am-4pm.
Ten participating groups from Georgia will design and carve 4ft x 8ft woodblocks that will be printed on the day of the event with a steamroller. The focus of the designs of this year's prints is Southern Stories.
Atlanta Printmakers Studio, Georgia State University, Kennesaw State University, North Atlanta High School, SCAD Atlanta, Sean Starwars, Shiloh High School, Sunday Southern Art Revival, The Three Amigos, University of West Georgia.
Print Big! is free and open to the public and will feature festivities that include hands-on printmaking activities, tours of the Atlanta Printmakers Studio, food, music, and much more! The event will take place outside at the Atlanta Printmakers Studio, located in the Metropolitan Business and Arts District at 675 Metropolitan Parkway in Atlanta.
Atlanta Printmakers Studio is proud to announce Sean Starwars as our guest artist. Sean Starwars is a printmaker living and working in Laurel, Mississippi. He is a relief printmaking artist specializing in woodcut printmaking. He is also a member of the Outlaw Printmakers.
VIP PARTY FRIDAY, APRIL 12, 7pm
In addition to our usual Print Big! Day event, we have scheduled a VIP party on Friday, April 12. Tickets are on sale for $50, and all ticket holders will receive an original Sean Starwars hand pulled print! Sean's prints will be on display throughout the weekend, and he will give an artist talk about his work Friday.
In addition, local artists The Three Amigos, Charlie Smith, Jag Wiggins, and Scott Dupree will be joining us for the third year. They will be using the steamroller to print a block custom made especially for the VIP party. Don't miss out!
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MANY THANS TO OUR SPONSORS!
Binders Art Supply
Utrecht Art Supplies
Sam Flax Art & Design
Graphic Chemical & Ink Co.
McClain's Printmaking Supplies