Big Ink - two people hold up a newly made woodblock print


Feb 06 2023


All Day

Deadline to register for BIG INK at Artspace

BIG INK returns to host a weekend of large-scale woodblock printing at Artspace on April 8 + 9, 2023! Deadline to register is February 6, 2023.

Learn to carve a woodblock at home following BIG INK’s online course. Then meet a team of professional printers at Artspace and together you will print your finished carving on The Big Tuna, BIG INK’s custom-designed giant mobile printing press. Are you ready to get hands-on?

Register on BIG INK’s website here.

More details:

No prior experience necessary. Individuals of all skill levels are encouraged to register. Take this opportunity to work at an ambitious scale (from 24 x 36 to 40 x 96 inches) and see your woodblock professionally printed!

Printing days are open for public viewing. Invite friends and family to celebrate your artistic accomplishment!

Registration is first-come, first-served, with a limited number of slots available. Cost is $300 and includes: access to BIG INK’s master course, 3 professionally made prints, printmaking supplies sample kit, courtesy of Speedball Art Products, paper sample pack courtesy of Legion. Artists are responsible for providing their own wood to carve.

Online learning begins after you register and continues through April 7, 2023. Registrants must attend one in-person printing day, either April 8 or 9, 2023, which BIG INK assigns following the registration deadline.