Printmaking Workshop for Steamroller Print Project, JUMP Make Studio, Thursday, 27. September 2018

Get creative and connect with community with JUMP's Día de Muertos Steamroller Print Project. Join us for an introduction to techniques and strategies for exploring the expressive qualities of woodcut printmaking. You’ll learn cutting techniques on a 12" x 12" mdf block with a pre-designed calavera image, as well as strategies for how to design and transfer your own image to a block. Carving tools will be available to use or you are welcome to bring your own tools if you have them. You will leave with your hand carved block and multiple prints and we ask that you donate a second print to the Día de Muertos Steamroller Print Project event and celebration.  Ages 13 and up.
*already know how to print make, check our Call to Artists to join in the fun!

When: Saturday, September 8th from 9 AM to 11:30 AM
Saturday, September 8th from 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Tuesday, September 18th from 6 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, September 27th from 6 PM to 8:30 PM
Where: JUMP Make Studio on the 5th floor, take a left out of the elevators, through the double doors outside and around until you see the orange Make sign. 
Cost: $40, you will leave with your own carved block and print

*When you participate in a program or activity at JUMP, you agree to our Personal Release Statement.

Check out our other Steamroller Print Project Programming!
Print Project Meet Ups in the Make Studio -- Saturdays from 1-4 PM 9/15, 9/29, 10/13 Free
Print Project Meet Ups in the Make Studio -- Thursdays from 5-8 PM 9/20, 10/4, 10/18 Free
 Steamroller Print Project Print Day -- Saturday Oct 20 time 9 AM - 5 PM Free
 Día de Muertos/Day of the Dead -- First Thurs Nov. 1, 5-9 PM Free

Laurel Macdonald is an artist specializing in linocut printmaking. She taught art for over twenty years in Idaho, Washington, and Nevada. Currently, she lives in Boise, making art and giving workshops in linocut printing. Her prints can be found on display at Colter’s Creek Winery in Juliaetta, Idaho, Book People in Moscow, Idaho, Blooms in Boise, Idaho, Dahmen’s Barn in Uniontown, Washington, and at

What is JUMP?
JUMP – or Jack’s Urban Meeting Place – is a not-for-profit, interactive creative center and community gathering place in the heart of downtown Boise. Please go to learn more and join our newsletter so you are in the know on fun, spontaneous happenings at JUMP.
JUMP is a dynamic and innovative space and safety is our first priority.  Please monitor your children and keep them safe at all times.

Personal Release Statement: I understand that the activities and services related to my participation may have an element of hazard or inherent danger and I take full responsibility for my actions and physical condition. I agree to release, indemnify and hold harmless JUMP and its directors, officers, contractors and employees from any liability loss, cost or expense (including, but not limited to, attorney’s fees, medical and ambulance costs) that I may incur while participating in the activities. JUMP will not tolerate any unlawful use of copyright material. Liability for such unauthorized use shall rest solely with the producer. The participant further agrees to hold harmless JUMP for damages arising out of such claims. I assume the liability of and agree to compensate JUMP for any damages other than normal wear and tear of the facility and equipment. When entering the JUMP premises, you are entering an area where photography, audio and video recording will occur. By entering these premises, you consent to all recording media and its release, publication, exhibition or reproduction to be used for any JUMP purpose. I further waive my rights to all claims in connection with any JUMP publication, regardless of its purpose. JUMP is not responsible for replacing lost, misplaced, stolen or damaged belongings and valuables; therefore, JUMP recommends that visitors bring only essential items to the facility.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

You may bus, bike, drive, walk, skip, etc. Check Boise's bus schedule at . We love bikers and have beautiful bike racks to secure your ride. If you plan to drive, paid parking is available on the 3rd and 4th levels of the JUMP parking garage or in Simplot's below ground parking garage, both accessible from the Myrtle Street entrance located between 11th and 9th Streets. Please note, the below ground parking garage is only available after 4PM until 6AM on weekdays and all day on weekends. Credit/debit cards accepted only. 

Do you have accommodations for people with disabilities?
Absolutely. We support the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and encourage participation by everyone. If you require special accommodations to participate in our programs or to use our facilities, please view the JUMP Building Map to locate accessible parking spaces or call 208.639.6610 for additional information.
What is the refund policy?
We depend on your enrollment for a successful class so please plan your schedule carefully. Classes which do not meet minimum enrollment are subject to cancellation. Refunds are issued in full if the class or program is cancelled, if you cancel at least seven days before the starting date of the class, or for documented medical reasons. Please email programs@ request a refund. 

What about cancelled classes?
Please check our website  the hours of operation for any cancellations, you may also call the front desk at 208-639-6610. We will email registered participants and also post on our social media.  
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please email programs@ any questions/concerns/compliments/puns.

Notice of Photographic and Media Recording
When entering the JUMP premises, you are entering an area where photography, audio, and video recording will occur. By entering these premises, you consent to all recording media and its release, publication, exhibition or reproduction to be used for any JUMP purpose. You further waive your rights to all claims in connection with any JUMP publication, regardless of its purpose.  If you have any questions please call (208) 639-6610.

Thursday, 27. September 2018, JUMP Make Studio, Printmaking Workshop for Steamroller Print Project



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