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April 2021

Inking Clinic: perfect Prints on Every Fabric-Virtual Workshop

April 11 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Are you having trouble acheiving consistent and rich results on fabric? It is probably becuase every fabric prints differently. In this 90-inute workshop we'll bring our favorite block, inks and brayers, and scraps of different fabrics and work thorugh inking for different fabric types to achieve optimal results on all. Note: there is no design or carving in this calss, just practice of inking techniques. ABOUT THE ARTIST Susana McDonnell is the owner of LinoCave, a Boston-based home studio focused…

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Fabric Block Printing Virtual Workshop ZOOM WORKSHOP

April 17 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

In this three hour virtual workshop via Zoom we will learn the full process of designing, carving and printing on fabric. I will suggest that a tea towel is a great place to start, but a piece of quilting fabric would be just fine too. Any PRE-WASHED fabric item that lays flat and does not have any ruffles, textures or darts will work. We will go through the entire process together and I will teach you all of my favorite…

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May 2021

Exploring Overlapping Patterns with Stamp Pads – Virtual Weekend Workshop

May 1 @ 11:00 am - May 2 @ 2:30 pm

Come join me for this exploration of creating overlapping patterns with simple shapes. The small scale of stamp-making allows for deep analysis of pattern and color without rolling out ink. In this weekend workshop we will create a simple design that will create a secondary pattern when overlapped, carve it into a soft matrix and experiment with stamping it in different ways to create unique secondary patterns with our overlaps. I will provide all of my methods for creating a precise design…

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Fabric Block Printing Virtual Workshop ZOOM WORKSHOP

May 16 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

In this three hour virtual workshop via Zoom we will learn the full process of designing, carving and printing on fabric. I will suggest that a tea towel is a great place to start, but a piece of quilting fabric would be just fine too. Any PRE-WASHED fabric item that lays flat and does not have any ruffles, textures or darts will work. We will go through the entire process together and I will teach you all of my favorite…

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June 2021

Inking Clinic: Awesome Ombrés-Virtual Workshop

June 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Bring your pre-carved block, your inks, tools and a fabric item to print and lets spend 90 minutes learning my signature ombré technique, a method of creating a multi-colored print using a single block, brayer and plexi. We will discuss ink ratios and color combinations that work well together. Please note: there is NO carving or designing in this workshop, just printing. ABOUT THE ARTIST Susana McDonnell is the owner of LinoCave, a Boston-based home studio focused on geometric pattern…

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Inking Clinic: Bodacious Blend Rolls-Virtual Workshop

June 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Struggling with getting that perfect block printed gradient? Uneven inking? Colors not mixing as you’d hoped? There’s a reason for that—they’re not easy! In this 90 minute workshop we will troubleshoot all of the pitfalls and get you blend rolling your way to gradient perfection! ABOUT THE ARTIST Susana McDonnell is the owner of LinoCave, a Boston-based home studio focused on geometric pattern design and block printing on fabric. She holds a BFA from the New York State College of…

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July 2021

Monotype in Motion: Stop Motion Animation for Artists with Susan Rostow (VIRTUAL WORKSHOP)

July 18 - July 24

Whether you’re a painter, sculptor, printmaker or book artist, this online workshop will teach you how to bring your artwork to life through stop motion animation. This individual project-based course is great for the beginner level animator who wants to push their artistic practice to a new dimension. An emphasis will be placed on creating expressive movement with monotype mark making working directly on the printmaking plate. With the unique working properties of printmaking materials and techniques, the making of…

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August 2021

Geometric Design Clinic-Virtual Workshop with Speedball Demo Artist, Susana McDonnell

August 21 @ 10:00 am - August 22 @ 2:00 pm

In this two-part workshop with Speedball Artist Susana McDonnell, we will first create a repeat geometric pattern, carve it into a rubber block and then in the second half we will learn the ins and outs of printing it on fabric successfully with saturated impressions as well as a multi-tonal inking technique. Students will leave this workshop with the skills and confidence to be able to print beautifully on fabric.

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October 2021

Monotype Print Workshop with Akua Inks in Iceland!

October 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Íslensk Grafík, Tryggvagata 17
Reykjavik, Iceland
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Contact islenskgrafik@gmail.com or amanda@amandabarrow.net for more details.  The event has been postponed from the original 10/10/20 date due to the pandemic.  Please check back soon for more details!

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Stamp Camp-Six Week Virtual Workshop with Speedball Demo Artist, Susana McDonnell

October 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Ages: Teens-Adults Some Previous Block Carving Experience Required Let’s go on a stamping journey together! In this six-week class we will take our stamping to a whole new level. We will explore overlaps, transparencies, multi-part stamps, and stamps that overlap themselves. There will also be carving tutorials designed just for carving perfect stamps. This will be a deep exploration of color and different kinds of geometric patterns. We will meet for six consecutive Sundays from October 17th-November 21st from 11am-12:30pm…

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