Intaglio printmaking involves a variety of techniques to incise lines and tones into a plate. These plates hold even the most complex networks of engraved lines under their surfaces. With an emphasis on drawing and experimentation, this course aims to provide students with a mastery of basic intaglio techniques. Learn the fundamentals of intaglio printmaking with drypoint and engraving techniques. Incise lines and create tones and textures with a variety of tools on acrylic plates. Bring a 6” x 8” drawing or reference image to use as a guide. All materials are included, and all skill levels are welcome.