Junanne Peck Printmaking Workshop, sponsored by VAST

Junanne Peck Workshop

MONOTYPE and the Spontaneous Mark

Akua Demo Artist Junanne Peck Workshop May 5-7, 2015

May 5 – 7, 2015
All supplies included. Additional paper available for a nominal charge.
To see more about Junanne and her work, see: www.junannepeck.com

VAST Members: $165; Non-Members $200

Sponsored by the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) vastarts.org

Where:  Patterson Appleton Center for Visual Arts, Denton (corner of Hickory and Bell)

Daily Time:  9:30 – 4:00, with a one hour lunch break

REGISTRATION FEE: The registration fee is $50.00, and is due at the time of signing up for the workshop.  This fee is non-refundable. Please make the check out to VAST, and send to:

Kristin Spalding  (214-578-0357  kgn2507@yahoo.com)

2507 High Pointe Blvd.   McKinney, TX 75071

BALANCE: The balance for the workshop is due one month prior to the beginning of the workshop.
CANCELLATION BY PARTICIPANT: If a participant must cancel, the VAST workshop coordinator will first attempt to fill the open spot from the official VAST waiting list.  If there is no waiting list, the canceling participant is free to attempt to fill the spot on his/her own.  No refunds will be made one month or less prior to the class.

CANCELLATION BY VAST: If there are not enough participants to cover workshop costs, or if VAST must cancel for any other reason, participants will be notified by workshop coordinator and will promptly receive a full refund, including deposit.

ABOUT: Monotypes are one-of-a-kind prints using simple techniques. The classes will provide a basic introduction to the use of the etching press with the introduction of the pin press in creating multi-layered monotypes. Artists will produce a printing plate from an original drawing or design and will become familiar with printmaking processes, tools, and techniques using non-toxic waterbased Akua inks. Drypoint and stencils will be explored. Emphasis will be on color, visual texture, line and composition.


Lady of the Mysteries,monotype

Mark making is a term used to describe the different lines, patterns, and textures we create in an artwork. It applies to any art material(s) we use on any surface(s), not only paint on canvas or pencil on paper. A dot made with a pencil, a line created with a pen, a swirl painted with a brush, these are all types of mark making.

We will also explore Printmaking with foliage natural to the area and Compost Printmaking. Instruction and demonstration will be given on each technique. With generous Open Studio time and non-toxic inks and solvents, printmaking has something for Artist of all skill levels.

Printmaking is not a static process and the journey of printmaking is an ever evolving and changing process.


Workshop provides:                                Participants Provide:

Tools for Mark making                                Apron

Brayers                                                     Notebook (note taking)

Pin Press & Etching Press

Akua Intaglio Inks

Plexi for matrix

Xacto knife / sissors

Etching needle

Some paper provided


Extra Paper can be purchased at the workshop.


la puerta abierta, monotype

Junanne Peck is an interdisciplinary artist, with printmaking as her primary art form. Peck is a Demo Artist for Akua Ink (http://www.akuainks.com/akua-demo-artist-program)
She is a seasoned educator and Teaching artist in the DFW area. Peck is a TXO Artist (Texas original Artist) selected by the Texas Commission on The Arts. Her works are featured in solo and invitational exhibits.



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