Print Media - Pattern and Collage

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Resident Faculty: J. Leigh Garcia

Visiting Artists: Delita Martin and Julia Lucey

Working closely with visiting artists and resident faculty, participants will investigate the multiple with emphasis on pattern and collage. Intaglio, Relief, and Lithography processes will be demonstrated in this two-week intensive to create images in print. With access to a fully equipped intaglio, relief, lithography, serigraphy, and digital print studio, participants will have the ability to combine print processes in their self-directed work.

Non-credit Tuition Option - $1,100

Undergraduate and Graduate Credit: Undergraduate (3 credits); Graduate (3-4 credits). Standard tuition rates apply. More info available on admissions page (link below).

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Faculty and Visiting Artists

J. Leigh Garcia

J. Leigh Garcia

Bio: J. Leigh Garcia is an artist born and raised in Dallas, TX. Following the roots of her own biracial ancestry, Garcia explores the complex relationship between Texans and Mexicans—particularly, the racialization and displacement of unauthorized Latinx immigrants. Garcia frequently creates and exhibits work with collaborative art partners in projects such as Soñé una Milpa, We Are Women United Against Hate, and Resiliencia. Garcia received her MFA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and BFA from the University of North Texas. She has received numerous awards for her work including Southern Graphics Council International Best in Show, Arts Institute Sinaiko Frank Graduate Fellowship for a Woman in the Arts, Madison Arts Commission Art Education Grant, and Madison Print Club Madison Printmaking Award. 

Website: www.jleighgarcia.com

Delita Martin

Delita Martin

Bio: Delita Martin is an artist currently based in Huffman, Texas. She received a BFA in drawing from Texas Southern University and an MFA in printmaking from Purdue University. Formerly a member of the fine arts faculty at UA Little Rock in Arkansas, Martin currently works as a full-time artist in her studio, Black Box Press. Martin’s work has been exhibited both nationally and internationally. Most recently, Martin’s work was included in the State of the Arts: Discovering American Art Now, an exhibition that included 101 artists from around the United States. Her work is in numerous portfolios and collections.

Website: www.blackboxpressstudio.com

Julia Lucey

Julia Lucey

Bio: A resident of Fairfax, California, Julia Lucey got her BFA in printmaking from the San Francisco Art Institute. As an Artist-in-Residence at Kala Art Institute, Julia has focused on traditional etching techniques and aquatint to create images dealing with the evolving issues of wildlife, its dissolution, and the attempt by many to direct its path. She has exhibited her work throughout the United States.

Website: www.julialucey.com