LIVE DEMO: Traditional French Pochoir

with Kitty Maryatt
Thursday, February 25; 7–9pm CST

Experience the vibrant colors of traditional French pochoir in this virtual demonstration with artist Kitty Maryatt from her studio in Playa Vista, California. Kitty will introduce the basics of printing multiples through stencils.

Kitty Maryatt is Director Emerita of the Scripps College Press in Claremont, CA. She taught letterpress printing for thirty years; students made an editioned book every semester. Since her retirement in 2016, she has been working full-time on recreating La Prose du Transsibérien in an edition of 150 copies. She studied pochoir with Atelier Coloris in Ploubazlanec, France.

$15 for BIPOC participants
*We are offering a reduced rate to BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) participants to honor equity and increase access and artistic opportunities for those who have historically been underrepresented in the book arts. For individuals to whom this does not apply, register at the rate listed first and, if you are able, consider making a donation when registering to support MCBA’s efforts to make reduced rates available.

What you’ll need to participate: For this virtual demonstration, you are invited to ask questions via Zoom’s Chat feature or by unmuting yourself. Access to a camera is not necessary.

Please note: Registration closes 2/21 at midnight (CST).