Goodman's International Monoprint Workshops
in the San Francisco Bay Area and Italy!
Painter/ printmaker Linda Goodman is an adjunct instructor in printmaking at City College of San Francisco, and has taught
classes extensively in the U.S. and abroad including the School of
the Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois; University
of Oregon, Eugene; Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA; San Francisco
Art Institute, San Francisco, California; UC Berkeley; Berkeley,CA;
University of Minnesota, Split Rock; San Francisco State University
and Mills College, Oakland, California among others. Linda created the original "Printmaking in Florence" at SRISA in 1996, now called "Your Creative Sojourn in Italy: Printmaking in Florence" and presented at Il Bisonte International School of Art since 2004. She regularly
conducts non-toxic monoprint and monotype art classes
and workshops in the United States and abroad. Join
her, and master printer Voorhees Mount, for Linda's 20th Italian Workshop, "Your
Creative Sojourn in Ital" in captivating Florence, to work in healthier monotype, monoprint, drypoint and chine collè (beginning to advanced levels).
Linda Goodman's work is in the Brooklyn Museum, New York; the Oakland Museum, California;
the Library of Congress, Washington D.C. and other public and private
collections. She earned her BA in Fine Art from Stanford University, Palo Alto,
California, where she worked closely with her mentor, Nathan Oliveira in printmaking and drawing. She holds a Master of Fine Arts from Mills College,
Oakland, working concurrently in lithography and etching with Tamarind master printer Kenilo Nanao and renowned printmaker Misch Kohn at CSUH. Linda's work is largely representational, wilth occasional forays into abstraction. Her drawing is squarely placed in the Bay Area Figurative tradition. Resumè Artist's Statements. On Printmaking.
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private art classes featuring healthier printmaking
methods with an emphasis on monotype workshops using an etching
press. The artist's spacious and non-hazardous Petaluma studio is in
a safe, easily accessible area minutes from San Francisco.
and 6-week ongoing classes in Monotype, Monoprint, Drypoint, Waterbased Monotype
and Color Monoprint (oil-based). There are also intensive weekend
and week-long workshops as noted below. Additional open lab time
may be schedued. Inquire about discounts for registration in
multiple or repeat classes.
Health-conscious habits are stressed for minimal exposure to inks
and solvents in ALL workshops. Most
workshops and classes are now taught with the latest water-based or -soluble
etching and monotype inks. Monotype,
monoprint and intaglio original prints are printed on her large freestanding Ettan
intaglio press (pictured below). There is also an original Fuchs
and Lang lithography press.
View of studio interior, Petaluma, California, Coming Soon!
Entrance to Linda's new Petaluma studio
141 H Street, Suite H, Petaluma, CA 94952
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Creative Sojourn in Italy: Printmaking in Florence" — Linda Goodman with Voorhees Mount. Tba.
More than 2 concentrated weeks of healthier monotype printmaking and collage.
Live and work in the heart of Renaissance Florence at a noted international
art workshop on the Arno River's "Left Bank." Color monotype,
monoprint, drypoint and chine collè, and enjoy virtually
unlimited attendance at most major Florence museums. Hands-on instruction,
concentrated studio work, personal feedback, stimulating discourse
and camaraderie. All levels. Health-conscious habits and water-based
inks highlighted. Two-and-1/2-week intensive.
Optional guided walking tours (additional fee.). Fee includes workshop tuition, welcome meal, and many supplies.Housing,
meals, airfare tours and entrance fees are additional. For complete
details, including registration forms, click
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COMMENTS FROM STUDENTS:
You Linda, the workshop, the facility, the whole thing." "The
workshop was great it was life changing."
Lorraine H., Ric H., Quincy, Massachusetts
"I would recommend this program." Rich G.,
"Florence is a magical placethe opportunity to create
work there made it extra special.... Having you as a mentor truly
made the experience stress free. Wonderful."Liz
P. , Incline Village, Nevada
workshop continues to be one of my fondest memories even after 15
years!"Gregory S, Santa Clara, California
"This was the best time I've had doing art. Everything was better than
I anticipated."—G. W., Australia
"What did I enjoy most about this workshop? Linda's knowlege on printmaking
and her enthusiasm, and the freedom to explore."—Vicky H., Australia
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California classes - 2017!
Workshops may be taken for one day only. Health-conscious
habits ALWAYS stress non-toxic or minimal ink and solvent exposure
in all classes
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*All prices assume 4 person minimum or a supplement will be added.
& Chine Collè Workshop:
Saturday ONLY 11 am - 5 pm.
January 28, 2017
$175; includes inks & use of plates.
in-depth, hands-on workshop combines collages rich formal
and content possibilities with exquisite painterly and printerly
effects of monotype.Use water-soluble inks. All levels. Click here for more details. To register for workshops with credit card or
Paypal go to registration page - click
here. Email for direct registration details: (Please type address yourself to avoid spam)
Monotype Marathon — A Whole Lotta Monotype!
5-hours Tutorial for former students of Linda
Saturday 11:00am - 4:00 pm, Febuary 4, 2017
($100 includes water-soluble inks, plastic plate use.)
Are you itching to get back to work and spend a day making monotypes and/or monoprints? Or perhaps feeling a little rusty and unsure of yourself? Or just miss Linda's fine eye, guidance and sense of humor? Linda opens her well-equipped studio and works in the
studio alongside you and a few other printmakers, answers questions and gives feedback to help you actualize your ideas.Monotype/monoprint/chine colle. Experience necessary; you are a former student of Linda's. No formal demonstrations. Three person minimum. Additional open lab time available by arrangement.