Printmaking Resources


Learn Mokuhanga in the New Year!

Japanese Woodblock Printing Workshop with Sara Woodburn: The Art of Mokuhanga

Alien Invasion, by Sara Woodburn

Sara Woodburn is a Santa Barbara artist who has studied mokuhanga, Japanese woodblock printing, with Hiroki Morinoue of Hawaii and April Vollmer of New York. This is a two day beginning workshop in mokuhanga style printing at my studio in Santa Barbara.

Instruction will cover basic tools and carving, choosing paper, registration, and printing by hand with water based ink. There will be time to make multiple copies of a 6” X 8” one or two color print.

The workshops are Sat. and Sun. 10:00AM-3:00PM
Space is limited to 4-6 per workshop.Choose from the following dates:
January 6-7
January 27-28
Feb. 3-4
Feb. 10-11
The cost is $225. per weekend.

The fee includes wood, paper, and ink. There will be some carving tools to share, but bring your own if you have them. Information about tools will be sent upon registering for a workshop.

To receive more information, or reserve a spot with a deposit of $100. Please contact me:
Sara Woodburn 805-563-9668 or


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