Salmagundi Club Artist Roundtable: Introduction to Silk Screen Painting Charles Yoder

Charles YoderAbout the roundtable: This roundtable  presentation about silkscreening by Charles Yoder will include some history of the craft, numerous examples of work from Mr. Yoder as well as other artists. A practical demonstration of preparation and execution will also be offered.

This event open to the public; suggested non-member donation $5.

Where: Salmagundi Club
47 Fifth Ave.
New York, NY 10003

When: Tuesday, February 8th 2011 at 7:30pm

About The Salmagundi Club: The Salmagundi Club, originating in 1871 as a sketch class in Johnathan Scott Hartley’s studio. It was cited in 1957 for its architectural distinction by the Society of Architectural Historians and the Municipal Art Society. Following a tradition of 137 years, the Salmagundi Club continues to serve as a center for fine artists from New York and around the country-providing exhibitions of paintings, sculpture and photography, conducting art classes and painting demonstrations and art auctions throughout the year.

About Charles Yoder: Charles Yoder is a member of the Salmagundi club and a long time printmaking instructor at the School of Visual Arts.

Update 2/8/11: The presentation was magnificent.  It was a very informative session explaining how to do silk screening at home.  Charles had come prepared with a number of two color prints, that only had the first color applied. All the participants had a chance to try pull a print of the second color, and had their very own collaborative work of art to bring home.  Thanks so much Charles, it was great!

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