This class is all about creativity and exploring your artistic abilities beyond your limits. Participants will learn different printing techniques, such as screen printing, stencil making and woodblock printing. Basic drawing, painting and collage-making will also be an essential part of the class in
order to create balanced and meaningful designs.
Students will have the opportunity to explore and discover different aspects of graphic and print design, allowing them to express their thoughts and ideas on different mediums. They will also learn about culture, history, socio-economics and graphic design.
Please note: VCUQatar reserves the right to cancel classes for which not enough participants are registered. Already paid fees will be refunded.
Please do not purchase materials until VCUQatar has sent final course confirmation.
Participants are required to buy their own materials beforehand and bring them to every class.
On occasions, there may be some more materials to be bought and brought in if and when advised by the instructor.
Most of the materials are available from any art supply shop, for example:
Catherine Chiuco is a Graphic Design alumna from VCUQatar. She previously worked for the Center for Research, Design and Entrepreneurship at VCUQatar and also volunteers for Reach Out to Asia where she teaches do-it-yourself (DIY) screen printing to young artists in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
In her work, Chiuco strives to collaborate with young artists and designers from different cultures and backgrounds to gain further understanding about the diversity of the world. She focuses on graphic design, photography, print making and illustration.