StudioWorks Artist-in-Residence Rie Hasegawa will host two events in October. Hasegawa will teach a workshop on collagraph printmaking on Sunday, October 13, from 1-3 pm at StudioWorks, 48 Water Street, in Eastport. Rie Hasegawa is an artist/printmaker based in New York City and works at the Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop at The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts. At StudioWorks, Hasegawa is working on a series of mixed-media prints made from collagraphs, chine colle and drawings.
Participants in the workshop will learn how to build an image using a variety of materials, glued to a printmaking plate, ink the plate, and make prints. Registration is limited to 8 people and there is a $5 fee per person for supplies. To register, or for more information, call 207-853-4047 or email email@example.com.
Hasegawa will also host an open studio and artist talk on Wednesday, October 16 at 7 pm.
For more information about Rie Hasegawa, see her Instagram profile, @hariehanga, or her website, harie.net.
The StudioWorks Artist-in-Residence Program, now in its seventh year, is an initiative of the Tides Institute & Museum of Art. Funding for StudioWorks comes from generous support from ARTPLACE, private funders and individual donors. These events are open to the public and handicapped accessible. For more information, see tidesinstitute.org, or call (207) 853-4047.