We are so excited to be working with artist Leah Nguyen. We are creating one of a kind prints that combine pronto plate printing and mono printing.
Dementia, darling will also be on view for CAM’s Open Studios STL on Sunday June 23, 2013 from 11am – 6pm.
The Ever-Increasing Goiter on Her Neck, 2013
5″ by 5″
Wood-grain contact paper, flannel, hand-printed fabric, embroidery floss, and machine stitching on Pescia
This series, Dementia, darling, uses the handmade and domestic objects to
abstractly reconstruct stories about women in the artist’s family. These tales
humorously deal with issues of mental disorders, sexism, racism,
religion and southern culture.
removing hard ground and discussing imagery
Pablo came to us on skateboard from the direction of Chippewa . He was full of energy and anxious to get started on some copper plates. Pablo spent a couple months, off and on, working and proofing. We talked about print studios like Spudnik and the Chicago Printmakers Collaborative, processes like Edinburgh etch, studio habits and just life stuff. It was fun to have him around working, talking and geek’n out on printmaking!
Here’s some other places where you can find Pablo Philipps:
Robert built this great aquatint box for our upcoming etching class starting Feb. 16, 2013. Click here for details.