Mei Chen Tseng Printmaking Studio's Open Studio

"Engraving the Light"

The Open Studio at "Mei Chen Tseng Printmaking Studio" is a captivating event that offers a unique opportunity for art enthusiasts and woodcut aficionados to delve into the fascinating world of this ancient artistic technique. The event is designed to allow visitors to discover the creative process behind engraving on end-grain wood, meet the artist, and even try their hand at printing a wood engraving using an antique 19th-century press.

What you can expect at the event:

1. Personal Exhibition: Extraordinary artworks created with wood engraving technique will be on display. The artist will present her creations, showcasing the versatility and beauty of this art form.

2. Live Demonstration: The artist will conduct live demonstrations, illustrating the process of creating engravings on end-grain wood. Visitors will have the opportunity to get up close to the tools used and learn the secrets of this technique.

3. Artist Interview: You'll have the chance to meet the artist in person and listen as she shares her artistic vision, sources of inspiration, and her relationship with light and shadow in her art.

4. Works in Progress: In addition to finished works, the studio will exhibit some works in progress, including preparatory sketches. This will allow you to appreciate the complexity and skill required to create such pieces.

5. Artworks Available for Purchase: If you wish to take home a unique and extraordinary piece of art, some of Mei Chen Tseng's original works will be available for purchase.

This Open Studio at "Mei Chen Tseng Printmaking Studio" is an unmissable opportunity to immerse yourself in the art of a rare technique through the work of an artist who shares her world between the West and the East. Come and discover the beauty and depth of this art form while exploring the world of Mei Chen Tseng.