Contemporary Print Awards

As you visit the two exhibitions of contemporary prints (TCA Encore Gallery and the Fechin Studio at the Taos Art Museum) you will see colorful ribbons hanging beside the five prints noted below. The jurors, Helen Frederick, Bill Lagattuta, and Dan Welden selected...
Culture of Light

Culture of Light

“Approaching Storm”, Geoffrey Lasko As we approach the end of April, the sun is rising through the mountain notch where the sacred Rio Pueblo flows down through Taos Pueblo, the ancestral home of the Taos Indians since the 1100’s. To the north of the notch is Taos...
Printmaking–Step by Step

Printmaking–
Step by Step

These images tell the story and sequence of making a simple monotype print using cutout plates to form a montaged pattern of shapes and colors. Mixing the inks (above): Once the artist has conceptualized a design for the print and fabricated plates, a palette of...