Mark Arts

Spring 2019 Printmaking Classes

Member enrollment begins May 20. Non-member enrollment begins May 24.

Summer weekly classes run June 24 – September 9. No classes July 1 – July 6.

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Tallgrass Prairie Press Printmaking Studio

Printmaking is open to all experience levels. Students can work on any of the following: dry–point and mezzotint, collagraph, stone and poly plate lithography, solar plate intaglio and relief, or traditional wood and linoleum block printing. Lab fee includes the use of most studio supplies: inks, printmaking paper, newsprint, chemicals, & solvents. Additional supplies may be suggested as they relate to student interests.

Ages: 16 + | Instructor: Doug Billings

Nonmember Price $225 | Member Price $202.50 | Lab fee included in price.

  • – Thursdays, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.  June 27 – September 5, no class on July 4.
  • – Fridays, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. June 28 – September 6, no class on July 5.
  • – Saturdays, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.  June 29 – September 7, no class on July 6.

Friends University Teacher Education Workshops

Participants for credit must enroll in the spring and summer 2019 .5 credit offerings for a 10 week learning experience, and a total of 1 credit ($85).
Mark Arts Preregistration: Teachers enrolled in this offering for credit must hold a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree. Tuition fee for credit through Friends University is above any fees required of Mark Arts. In addition, teachers must pre-register and provide all required payments through Mark Arts by clicking the enroll button.

All materials will be provided, although participants can bring their own tools and materials if they prefer to do so. A lab fee will be included in the registration price
through Mark Arts, no other fees will be required. If you are enrolling for Graduate Level Credit, you must also apply and register through Friends University and
provide a tuition fee. If you have questions about credit, please contact Friends University Graduate Workshops at 316-295-5516.

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Creative Expression

Open to all who have a desire to think outside the box of their normal way of painting. Great for those who paint representational and those who just want to get back into making art. Student will get the tools to be more expressive and Find your Mark. Take the familiar out of the equation and challenge each student to unlimited possibilities of creating unique works of Art. Handouts, group critiques and fun.

This class will be held in the Printmaking studio but will be focusing on mixed media materials and not the printmaking press.

Ages: 16 + | Instructor: Matthew Hilyard

Wednesdays, 6 – 8:30 p.m.

Dates: June 26 – September 4, no class on July 3.

Nonmember Price $210 | Member Price $189

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Processes in Collaging

Ages 18+ | Tuesdays listed, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.: June 25, July 9, 23, 30 | Instructor: Tim Stone | $65 / Members $58.50. This new class will be all about exploration. How can we re-purpose found materials and convert them into thought-provoking colorful masterpieces? I will show students how to create and explore their ideas using various collaging and color techniques. Magazines, old prints and photographs are all materials we or someone we know has in abundance. We will be melding such materials with tape, paint and oil pastels in order to create new art.

This class will be held in the Printmaking studio but will be focusing on mixed media materials and not the printmaking press.

Ages: 14 + | Instructor: Tim Stone

Tuesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Dates: June 25, Jul 9, 23, 30. (four-weeks)

Nonmember Price $65 | Member Price $58.50