"Learn how to print custom images using screens and stencils in this fun and hands-on workshop. Whether you're interested in screen printing your own art for fun or how you can implement screen printing in your creative business, this is the perfect workshop for you!
Ariana Gershman's DIY SCREEN PRINTING workshops are designed to lift the hazy cloud of “inaccessibility” for those wishing to learn this useful skill without breaking the bank. Learn DIY tips and methods that Ariana uses for her screen printing business, Moon Rabbit Studio.
$40 General Admission. Space is Limited. Online registration is required! Register here: https://shop.imurj.com/products/beginner-screen-printing?_pos=1&_sid=4ceb58115&_ss=r
What will go down in this workshop:
1. Learn Image creation techniques on screens using hand-cut stencils.
2. Screen print multiples of your very own created image on paper!
3. Overview of printing materials, where to buy them, screen mesh size info, and many tips and tricks to keep it clean and organized in small spaces.
We got you covered- all materials included!
Feel free to bring in some simple design ideas. Look up "silhouette" images in any category on google for some good examples of what works for stencil screen printing method. Print them out on regular sized computer paper and bring em in.
What you take home:
An awesome new skill and some cool printed posters of your own that you can hang on your wall or give as gifts!
What should you bring?
Yourself in clothing you don't mind getting dirty or bring an apron.
*This workshop does not cover exposing screens with Photo Emulsion or T-shirt printing. More info
on upcoming workshops to learn these methods will be given.*
About Ariana Gershman and Moon Rabbit Studio:
Ariana Gershman is a professional screen printer based in Raleigh, NC. She runs her own creative business, Moon Rabbit Studio, which offers screen printing and design services with a focus on working with local artists, musicians and small creative businesses. Ariana has a deep love for traditional printing methods and DIY punk rock poster culture.
Ariana majored in printmaking and studio fine arts at the University of Florida. She’s been screen-printing professionally for six years- all DIY and from her many different home studios. She started out with a home-built press printing shirts for festivals and bands. Moon Rabbit has grown to provide services for numerous local bands, artists and businesses and is now located in Downtown Raleigh at 407 Person St. at the Cambridge House."