Craft Center members painting onto block for block printing.
Printmaking

Screen print your own designs, practice your carving skills with wood block printing, even try photo emulsion. The Craft Center has all the resources you need for any printmaking project. This is a great way for graphic designers to practice bringing their work into the physical realm. If you’re unsure how to use a resource just check our workshops for a class to get you started.

Tools Available
  • Screen printing equipment 
  • Photo emulsion exposure unit 
  • Screens for use 
  • Large sink for washout
  • Block carving tools
  • Brayers
  • Note: Transparencies needed for exposing photo emulsion are not available to be printed at the Craft Center outside of workshops. 

Studio Hours & Information

Open Studio Hours*
(Screenprinting is not available for
Open Studio Use):
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May 27 - June 2
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am - 5:30pm
Thursday: 10:00am - 1:00pm; 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

June 3 - June 9
Monday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
Tuesday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
Friday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

June 10 - June 16
Monday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Friday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

The Craft Center will be closed from June 15 through July 7th. We will reopen for Summer Term on July 8th.

*Hours are subject to change and may vary from week to week.

Studio Announcements:

End of Spring Term Reminders
All personal items and projects must be removed from the studio by June 7th. Any items left behind, even if labeled, will be recycled. 

Summer Studio Orientations
After July 1st, email craftctr@uoregon.edu to schedule an appointment. 


Orientation Registration - Full for Spring Term.  

Registration for Summer Term orientations can be scheduled by emailing craftctr@uoregon.edu after July 1st.  

Studio Orientation is required for all new studio users not registered for a workshop to become acquainted with studio policies and space usage. Users must have prior experience to take this orientation. Prior experience is defined as workshop or class experience within the past 2 years and a full understanding of the studio processes from beginning to end.

Printmaking Studio Orientations

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Student Price: $0.00
Non-student Price: $0.00

Person carving a linoleum block

Intro to Relief Printing

Student Price: $75.00
Non-student Price: $90.00

Instructor: Hannah Becker

This workshop meets on the following date(s)
  • Saturday, July 27, 2024 - 12:00 pm–5:00 pm

Learn how to carve an illustrated image onto linoleum and wood blocks. Participants in this workshop will learn the basics of relief printing and leave with a variety of prints.  

No experience necessary. Introductory materials included. This workshop qualifies as a full studio orientation to use the studio during Open Studio time. 

Workshop registration is for all dates listed. Please plan to attend all sessions. For information on registration and refund policies, please review the FAQ page.

Seats available: 2

Person screen printing

Introduction to Screen Printing

Student Price: $110.00
Non-student Price: $130.00

Instructor: Melissa Green

This workshop meets on the following date(s)
  • Thursday, August 1, 2024 - 2:00 pm–5:00 pm
  • Thursday, August 8, 2024 - 2:00 pm–5:00 pm

Screen printing is a fun way to translate unique designs onto paper, textiles, and much more. In this fun 2-day workshop you will learn screen printing basics including fundamental stencil making, registering a multi-colored print, and an introduction to the process of creating a photosensitized screen. 

Beginners to intermediate refresher. Introductory materials included. This workshop does not provide enough experience to qualify for a full studio orientation.

Workshop registration is for all dates listed. Please plan to attend all sessions. For information on registration and refund policies, please review the FAQ page.

Seats available: 7