Jan 19th 2022

January Intro to Printing Workshop


1821 W. Hubbard Street, Suite 207, Chicago, IL 60622

Opening Wednesday, January 19th, at 6:30PM

On view through Wednesday, January 19th

Cost: $70 General Admission ($55 Students/Recent Grad)

Instructors: Colleen Keihm and Rachel Schafer

When: Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

Course Description:

Have you always wanted to print at LATITUDE, but don’t know where to start?! Have no fear, Intro to Printing is here!

This is a 3 part workshop consisting of instructional videos, a zoom session and an in person session at LATITUDE:

  • Part 1 (asynchronous): Watch instructional videos on vimeo.com at your own pace.

  • Part 2 (virtual): Meet on Zoom with LATITUDE’s Executive Director to receive a virtual tour of the lab and go over any questions from the instructional videos.

Monday, January 17th at 6:30pm CST OR Tuesday, January 18th at 6pm CST

  • Part 3 (in person): Come into LATITUDE for one hour to apply all your knowledge and make your 2(8×10) prints.

Wednesday January 19th from 6-7pm OR 7:30-8:30pm CST

Join us for this introductory course covering the basics of printing on Epson printers with a color managed workflow. You’ll walk away with the confidence to enter the lab and print on your own with minimal assistance, as well as two 8”x 10” prints of your own work! Completing all three parts of the workshop is mandatory to be certified to print at LATITUDE as a DIY user.

Intro to Printing covers:

  • Getting to know LATITUDE!

  • Paper selection, handling & loading

  • File prep, resolution, & management

  • Photoshop print settings & ICC profiles

  • Printer settings & basic troubleshooting

Space is limited to 8 participants total so grab your spot early! For the in person portion of the class, 2 time slots will be available to choose from, and each of those sessions will be capped at 4 attendees. Attending both the zoom and in person session is mandatory to be certified to print as a DIY user at LATITUDE.

If you’re a student/recent grad and only general admission is available, reach out to education@latitudechicago.org for the discounted rate.

Not available on the 15th? Are you interested in more advanced training?! Consider signing up for a One-on-One Tutoring session tailored to your individual skill level and interests!

Questions? Contact us at education@latitudechicago.org

Please Note: LATITUDE never wants finances to stand in the way of participation in our programs. Please reach out to us to discuss financial assistance.

Refund Policy: For all LATITUDE courses, full payment is required to reserve your spot in the class. If you need to cancel your reservation for any reason, LATITUDE can provide a 100% refund for cancellations made 10 days prior to the start date of the course. Cancellations made with less than the 10 day notice will be given a 100% lab credit. No refund will be guaranteed for cancellations made on the start day of the course or after and will be considered on a case to case basis.

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