Thursday, December 6, 2012

Theodora Varnay Jones

Class #5: Sundays, January 13, 20, 27 & February 3, 11-5pm
Tuition $360  Materials $80  Total Cost $440
Theodora Varnay Jones
Image: Slippage – I, Theodora Varnay Jones, Color etching with chine colle
An accessible introduction to the versatile intaglio process, with a focus on hands-on learning and experimentation. The class will cover all aspects of etching, from plate preparation to final presentation of an edition of prints. Topics covered include hard ground, soft ground, sugar-lift, deep etching, aquatint, and chine colle.Enrollment is limited to 7 students
Theodora Varnay Jones received her BFA and MFA from The Academy of Fine Arts, Budapest, Hungary. Her prints have received numerous awards from museums, universities and other institutions throughout the US, Europe, Asia, and South America. She has recently exhibited at Fresno Art Museum, Don Soker Gallery, Seattle Art Museum Gallery, and SFMOMA Artists Gallery. She has lectured and taught at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, Kyoto Seika University in Japan, and at UC Davis.