Tour of Zea Mays Printmaking
Sunday, June 24, 2018
2:00 - 3:30 pm
320 Riverside Drive, Florence, MA
Pre-registration with Historic Northampton is required. $10 per person. Limited to 12 people.
Come see where original hand-pulled prints are made!
Printing presses, ink rollers, artists at work – Zea Mays Printmaking is a hive of creative printmaking activity in the heart of the Pioneer Valley.
The tour will include a walk through the 6,000 sq. ft. studio, a look at prints in the Flat File Project and in the on-site gallery and a short printmaking demonstration.
Established in 2000, Zea Mays Printmaking is a professional printmaking studio offering a state-of-the-art print shop, workshops, residencies, internships, artist mentorships and contract printing services to an international community of artists.
Exhibiting the high quality and creative possibilities of original prints made with health consciousness and environmental sustainability is at the core of Zea Mays Printmaking’s mission. As an international leader in safer printmaking practices, they research exciting new techniques and products and put them into the service of making aesthetically engaging art. 100+ member artists work in intaglio, relief, serigraphy, photopolymer, monotype, collagraph, and mixed media printmaking.