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Screen Printing on Paper: Separations, Exposure, and Production

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Thursdays, February 17 – March 10 Feb 17 & 24 / 6:00 – 8:00pm, Mar 3 & 10 / 6:00 – 8:30pm In this workshop, you will learn how to translate imagery into a handmade screenprint. Participants will be led through the process of developing their image, producing... Read More

$40
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Make a Pair of Enameled Earrings

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Mondays, March 7 & 14 / 6:00 – 8:00pm This workshop will explore some techniques of beginning metalsmithing that will allow you to make future metals projects. Students will learn the basics of enameling on copper sheets and learn multiple ways to apply... Read More

$30
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Dry Point Intaglio

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Tuesdays, March 1 – 15 / 6:00 – 8:00pm This is an introductory course for intaglio printmaking. Participants will scratch linework into plates with a sharpened tip, ink them up, and use a printmaking press to transfer those drawings from... Read More

$30
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Cyanotype

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Tuesdays, March 6 & 15  / 7:00 – 9:00pm  By using a light-sensitive liquid, coated sheets of paper will be turned into deep blue images called cyanotypes (the same process used to create blueprints). Participants will use photographic transparencies and object stencils to... Read More

$25
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Intro to Photography: Capturing on Black and White Film

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Fridays, March 4 – 18 / 2:00 – 4:00pm Participants in this workshop will learn the basics of darkroom photography. Participants will learn how to shoot, develop, and print 35mm film. Using a 35mm film camera, this workshop will give a... Read More

$45

Stamp Making

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Thursday, April 7 / 6:00 – 8:00pm Location: Union 344 - Meet at the Info Desk and we’ll walk-up together Come and learn the art of hand-carved rubber stamps. You’ll get to design your own stamp, learn the carving techniques, and... Read More

$10

Archival Framing

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Saturday, April 9 / 1:00 – 4:00pm Location: Union 183 - Meet at the Info Desk and we'll walk to the room together This introductory workshop will cover the use of archival materials as well as types of mounting and cutting... Read More

$15
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Bookmaking

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Thursdays, April 14 & 21 / 6:00 – 8:00pm Location: Union 346 - Meet at the Info Desk and we'll walk to the room together Bookmaking is so exciting – you get to work with beautiful papers and other materials to... Read More

$30

Field trip and sewing class at Madam Chino’s

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Friday, April 22 / 12:30 – 4:30pm (Arrive at Union Concourse by 12:15pm. Bus leaves at 12:30pm and returns by 4:30pm) For Earth Week, we’ll be visiting the amazing space of Madam Chino! Madam Chino is alumna Vanessa Andrew who has... Read More

Mother’s Day Artist Sale

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

May 3 – 5 /  9:00am – 5:00pm  Join us on the Student Union Concourse for our annual Mother’s Day artist sale. A variety of handmade items will be available from outside vendors with the Craft Centre present with student... Read More

Free