THIS IS A ROUGH CALENDAR AND IT WILL CHANGE!!!

Alt Print Calendar

Spring 06

 

Day 1                 Mon, Jan 09

1.     Roll

2.     Monitor Meeting

3.     IDMAA, go online Jan 20th

4.     Intro Syll

5.     Supplies, 129 availability

6.     Login, connect to server, backup and home directory, f05 folder

7.     See Pics online, digital, and mine

8.     Give Assign:  Get transfer tools (forks, butter knives (not serrated), credit card, bone folder)

 

Day 2                 Wed, Jan 11

1.     Roll

2.     Tour  gallery

3.     Lesson:  Wet Transfer to paper

4.     Lesson:  Prepare file for film (flip, size, tif, no channels)

5.     Give Assign 1, Part A:  Prepare image (flip it, size, no channels), buy paper, buy transfer tool)

6.     show prepare film

 

Mon, Jan 16      No Class, MLK day

 

Day 3                 Wed, Jan 18

1.     Roll

2.     Lesson:  Prepare file for film (flip, size, tif, no channels)

3.     Lesson:  FLAAR:  Epson 9000 to film: Printing with large format printers and pigmented inks

4.     Work time:  make images, print images (any time), do transfer (me by 9000)

5.     Give Assign 1, part B:  do transfer, Due Jan 30th

 

Day 4                 Mon, Jan 23

1.     Roll

2.     Work time (print, image, transfer)

3.     Tell people to come to class ready to print for fresco (will use the 3000)

 

Day 5                 Wed, Jan 25

1.     Roll

2.     Wet Transfer Due, Critique

3.     Lesson:  Room 129 Epson 3000 printer

4.     Give Assignment 2:  Clear Gelatin and Fresco Transfer, come to next class with printed files on film (or ready to print), show my examples that are done.

5.     If time, Work time to make film prints (3000, 9000) or to make images

 

Day 6                 Mon, Jan 30

1.     Roll

2.     Lesson:  Clear and Fresco Transfer

3.     Show how they can take home and mix

4.     Work Time:  Do own test of each, then work on new images or prints

 

Day 7                 Wed, Feb 1

1.     Roll

2.     Work Time (imaging, print, mix, transfer)

 

 

Day 8                 Mon, Feb 6

1.     Roll

2.     Gelatin/Fresco Transfer Due, Critique

3.     Give Assignment 3:  Print on coated surfaces Including Underpaint.  Come to next class with surface to coat and files to work on while it sets.

 

Day 9                 Wed, Feb 8

1.     Roll

2.     Lesson:  Coat various surfaces with inkaid

Show directly to carrier sheet

Thick enough for no carrier

Tape on Edges to print over edges

3.     ALL:  Coat

4.     Lesson:  Show digitally how to set up image for printer with carrier and over edges:

      Center suubstraite on carrier, tell printer to center image on media size (best for overprint edges on flimsy paper)

      Line up on Substraite and add white space, tell printer media size

      If thick enough, use dimensions of paper after extending the size with tape.  Make sure you size image to be right at or slightly over real paper edge

5.     ALL: Coat again or print or work on images

Prep

 

Day 10               Mon, Feb 13

1.     Roll

2.     Lesson: Under paint with white/pearl (use opaque inkaid)

      Show how to line up or estimate where the print hits (print on Transparency and tape down

3.     Work Time:  Print/Coat

Prep

 

Day 11               Wed, Feb 15

1.     Roll

2.     Work Time

 

Day 12               Mon, Feb 20

1.     Roll

2.     Assignment 3 Due, Critique

3.     Give Assignment 4, Collage Substrate, Skin to other object.  come to next class with collage materials,  and files to work on while drying.  Think about what surface the skin can go to.

Prep

 

Day 13               Wed, Feb 22

1.     Roll

2.     Lesson:  Make collage substrate and Clear skin at once

3.     Lesson:  Transfer clear skin, and coat

4.     Work Time (make collage, clear skin, work on images)

Prep

 

Day 14               Mon, Feb 27

1.     Roll

2.     Work Time:  Make prints! Do transfers

3.     Lesson:  deal with getting through printer

Prep

 

Day 15               Wed, March 1

1.     Roll

2.     Assignment 4 due, critique

3.     Give Assignment 5, Laser etching

4.     Lesson:  Go to FLAAR to see cutter, get lesson on laser

5.     Lesson:  Prepare images, work with vectors

Prep

 

Mon, March 6   SPRING BREAK

Wed, March 8   SPRING BREAK

 

Day 16               Mon, March 13

1.     Roll

2.     Give Assignment 6:  Van Dyke:  come to class with images ready to prepare

3.     Lesson:  Van Dyke Coating, printing, developing, Make own contact box

4.     All:  Coat paper, dry

5.     Lesson:  Prepare negative

6.     Work time

Prep

 

Day 17               Wed, March 15

1.     Roll

2.     Work time with ass 5/6

Prep

 

Day 18               Mon, March 20

1.     Roll

2.     Assignment 5 Due, critique

3.     Work Time Ass 6:  Imaging, prepare negative, print negative,

Prep

 

Day 19               Wed, March 22 (note, leave for SPE after class?)

1.     Roll

2.     Work time: coat paper, expose/develop paper, prepare negative, print negatives

Prep

 

Day 20               Mon, March 27

1.     Roll

2.     Work time: coat paper, expose/develop paper, prepare negative, print negatives

Prep

 

Day 21               Wed, March 29

1.     Roll

2.     Assignment 6 Due, Critique

3.     Give assignment 7 (optional) and Final, custom surface on Spun-Bond paper, overprint, underprint.  Think about image you want to work into or use to print on top of.  Perhaps come with transparency.

Prep

 

Day 22               Mon, April  3

1.     Roll

2.     Lesson:  Prepare surface, show print on surface and measure, Show overprinting preparation (make mess, coat with inkaid, then print), Show underprinting:  Make image, print, work into it.

3.     Work Time

Prep

 

No Class?          Wed, April  5 (Leave for iDMAa after class)

1.     Roll

2.     Work time

Prep

 

Day 23               Mon, April 10

1.     Roll

2.     Informal crit for optional assignment 7 and check-in for final, (ass 7 can be used as final)

3.     Work time

Prep

 

Wed, April 12   NO CLASS, PASSOVER:  Work Time

Mon, April 17   NO CLASS, BOSTON:  Work Time

 

Day 24               Wed, April 19

1.     Roll

2.     Optional working on Fabric at FLAAR

3.     Work time

 

Day 25               Mon, April 24th

                           Final, Part I

 

Day 26               Wed, April 26th

                           Final, Part I