Printmaking in the Park

July 26 - July 30, 2021

Printmaking in the Park


Details Fee Breakdown:
Tuition: $275
Material Fee: $35

Come learn traditional and contemporary printmaking techniques while drawing inspiration from the beauty of the National Park setting! We will explore youth friendly techniques such as: Mono-prints, Trace Monotype, Stencils, Gelli prints, Collagraphs and Bookmaking.

*This workshop runs from 9:00am-3:00pm each day.

Level: Beginner and Beyond
Workshop Levels

Definitions of Skill Levels for Workshops

  • Beginner and Beyond: Introductory level course that presents basic knowledge of tools, materials and techniques and is geared towards first timers or those who want to improve and expand their technique. It takes time to build skills.
  • Advanced Beginner and Beyond: Instruction that assumes some familiarity with tools, materials and equipment. Includes reviews and builds on basic skill sets, allows for those with more experience to work at their own pace. Further development of fundamentals, participants have had at least one class or equivalent with professional instruction.
  • Intermediate: Course content that assumes a working knowledge of basic studio tools, materials and equipment necessary to accomplish the projects and techniques to be explored. Participants feel comfortable in the studio setting.
  • Intermediate to Advanced: Course content that requires a proficient working knowledge of studio tools, materials and equipment necessary to accomplish the projects and techniques to be explored in class.
  • Advanced: Assumes proficiency and advanced working knowledge of materials and studio tools and equipment so that the focus is on artistic narrative and/or technical development.
Ages: Ages 7-9, Youth



May Tejada

May Tejada is an art educator at Bloomfield High School. She also teaches adult printmaking and painting classes at Bloomfield Recreation Center. She received a BA in Jewelry / Metals and art teaching certification from New Jersey City University. She finds enjoyment in taking photos and exploring new art mediums and techniques.