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Printmaking Kit

Printmaking kit contents on black background.

From simple shapes to more complicated designs, from everyday materials to more specialized ones, printmaking is a fun experiment. Students will be able to try different printmaking techniques while experimenting with layers, colors, and design.


What’s in the Kit?

12 carving cutters
27 small paint brushes
5 fat paint brushes
Cardboard stamp example and instructions
Plastic texture grids
Gel printing instructions
3 large gel sheets
2 small gel sheets
7 plastic plates for paint
Plastic palette knives
6 paint/ink rollers
Potato and cork printing instructions

Materials NOT included:
E-Z Cut printing blocks
Paint or block printing ink
 Acid-free paper
(These can be purchased online at Dick Blick.)

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NEW! Ree Nancarrow: Paper Collage and  Quilting Kit

Ree Nancarrow kit contents on black background.

This kits gives students a chance to create their own painted paper “fabrics” to cut and collage into a paper “quilt”. They will become familiar with Alaskan quilt artist, Ree Nancarrow, learn about how she develops her fiber creations, and explore abstract and realistic quilt designs. Collaging and quilting share similar techniques of piecing together materials to create an image or design.


What’s in the Kit?

Kit binder lesson plans, artist information, photos of Ree Nancarrow quilt pieces, collage examples
Fabric quilt square
object
Paintbrushes
(16)
Reusable cups
(8)
Pastels
(4 boxes)
Brayers
(4)
Foam brushes (
4)
Bag of assorted found objects
Pipettes
(16)
Scrapers
(8)
Ice cube trays
(4)
Foil pans
(8)
Chopsticks
(8)
USB drive

Materials NOT included:
Watercolor or construction paper
Watercolor paints
Tempera paint
 Shaving cream

Recommended grade levels: K-12
Key words: Abstract, Art, Collage, Marbling, Printing, Quilting, Ree Nancarrow, Watercolor

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