DIY T-SHIRT

Process: Screen Printing

Instructor: Chris Ganan

Date: Saturday, June 3

Time: 12:00PM to 6:00PM

Location: Mira Mesa

Experience Level: No prerequisite

Recommended age: 18+

Suggested Donation: $50

WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION

Learn how to screen print a unique design to a shirt using the silk screen printing process.  Bring an image to digitize and learn how to expose it to a screen using DIY tools to print at home.  

MEET YOUR INSTRUCTOR

Rizzhel Javier is an artist and educator from Southern California and the Founder of Bridge.  She is an advocate for arts education and uses Bridge as a vehicle to bring visual arts into the community. Rizzhel loves photography and her personal work exist in sculptural forms that explore memory, human interaction and relationships.  Her work is exhibited locally and she was recently nominated as Emerging Artist for the 2017 San Diego Art Prize.

www.rizzheljavier.com

THE WORKSHOP

Each participant will learn how to develop color (or any c-41 type) film using standard color chemistry.  Registered students have the choice to develop 2 - 35mm rolls or 2 - 120 roll.  Additional rolls can be developed with extra donation.  The workshop will start with group instruction, then participants will have individual studio time to process their own work.  A smartphone scanner will be made available to participants that wish to quickly digitize their film.

MATERIALS PROVIDED

1 - Shirt

Screen Printing Ink

Basic Screen Printing Tools

Bridge Tote Bag

MATERIALS TO PURCHASE

Participants are welcome to bring a shirt

THE DIY PRINTING STATION

BRIDGE workshop Instructor, Rizzhel Javier, teaches classes in her home when she is not on-site at one of our various mobile workshops. The DIY Darkroom is small private workspace, that is not your typical industrial darkroom, but it can offer you some incite on how to integrate darkroom work in your own home.  The facility is equipped film developing equipment (plastic and metal), an 8-person darkroom and print finishing space.  Its a perfect place to meet other film-enthusiast!

YOUR DONATION 

  1. 6 hours of instruction
  2. Workshop Materials
  3. Lunch
  4. BRIDGE Location
  5. BRIDGE program development

YOUR SCHEDULE

  1. Lunch
  2. Demonstration
  3. Studio Time
  4. Photo Shoot / Documentation
  5. Clean up / Survey

 

    STUDENT WORK