Sep
18
to Dec 4

Community Education Course

PRINTMAKING SAMPLER

Monday, Sept. 18 - Monday, Dec. 4; 6 - 9 pm

  • $319
  • Level: Beginner
  • Prerequisite: None
  • New Hampshire Institute of Art (Manchester Campus)
  • Register HERE (PRT049MA)
  • Instructor: Sam Kelly

In this hands-on class, you will explore printmaking techniques including relief, monotype, letterpress, and collographs. Experiment with a variety of safe water-soluble and oil-based inks, as well as different printmaking papers, to create multiple images. Materials will be provided.

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Community Education Workshop
Oct
14
to Oct 15

Community Education Workshop

IMAGE TRANSFER BOOKS

Saturday, Oct. 14 & Sunday, Oct. 15; 10 am - 4 pm

  • $189
  • Level: Beginner
  • Prerequisite: None
  • New Hampshire Institute of Art (Manchester Campus)
  • Register HERE (PRT051MA)
  • Instructor: Sam Kelly

Gain hands-on experience of using image transfer techniques to create unique handmade books. Starting with existing images and text from photographs, magazines, books or made by hand, you’ll explore different methods of altering, manipulation and collage to create exciting new works of art. Materials are provided.

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Community Education Workshop
Sep
30
to Oct 1

Community Education Workshop

PRINT YOUR OWN POSTERS

Saturday, Sept. 30 - Sunday, Oct. 1;  10 am - 4 pm

  • $189
  • Level: Beginner
  • Prerequisite: None
  • New Hampshire Institute of Art (Manchester Campus)
  • Register HERE (PRT050MA)
  • Instructor: Sam Kelly

This is a perfect opportunity to explore the art of creating distinctive, personal, and expressive posters. Get hands-on experience of different printmaking techniques including letterpress, monotypes, collographs, and pressure plates while learning how to bring text, color, image and background together as you design and print a unique, handmade poster. Materials are provided.

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Let Me Tell You: Tiny Books, Big Ideas
May
22
to Jun 25

Let Me Tell You: Tiny Books, Big Ideas

Hosted by Drop Forge & Tool, in Hudson, NY,  this exhibition showcases miniature handmade How-To books. "Every one of us is an expert at something and every one of us has something they would like others to know. Participants [were encouraged] to submit books on the theme of sharing knowledge."

I will have a 3 inch x 3 inch book titled "How to be a Chanukkah Jew" that uses a fun map-fold structure, tiny illustrations and handwritten text. After the exhibition, this book will be editioned and available online. 

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Book Arts Workshop
Oct
13
1:30 PM13:30

Book Arts Workshop

Book Arts workshop at the Derryfield School, printmaking class. This workshop will feature step-by-step instruction on three book structures and a binding technique. Open to all Derryfield School students, staff and faculty. 

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Words I Matter
Oct
1
to Oct 31

Words I Matter

Words I Matter is a Book Arts Library exhibition that focuses on allowing viewers to handle the books. There are reading room hours for the duration of the exhibition where the audience can spend intimate time with all of the works, reading the text and experiencing the tactile nature of the books.

I have two works "This Is Not For Your Eyes" and  "DNA Series" on included in this exhibition

Chicago, IL

October 1-31, 2016.

Visit my artist profile at: http://www.wordsmattershow.org/artists-2016/#/sam-kelly/

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ID 2016
Sep
1
to Oct 7

ID 2016

Dates: Sept. 1- Oct. 7, 2016

Where: Lyceum Gallery, Derryfield School; 2108 River Road, Manchester, NH

A showcase of letterpress printed broadsides and bound books created during my visit to The Haystack Mountain School of Crafts. This show features artists whose work displays an interesting take on Design and Illustration. 

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