Cat Head Press

Printshop and Artist Cooperative

Drink + Ink: Maze Style Books

Saturday, February 10th 6pm-9pm

Come make maze-style books with us on Saturday, February 10th in the Cat Head Press studio! This new and exciting workshop will be taught by Ciaran McQuiston. We will teach you how to create and fold your very own maze-style book, and then all participants will be able to participate in a book exchange! 

All art-making materials are provided. 
This event is BYOB.

Free Ink dAy

Sunday, February 11th 12pm-2pm

All ages welcome!

Join us at Cat Head Press for this family friendly, fun, and FREE event! Participants will be able to relief print Valentine's Day cards and create colorful prints inside using a variety of unusual materials and screenprinting inks. This event is open to all ages, and it's a great place to come meet some new friends!

Monotype Printmaking: Evening Edition

Saturday, February 24th 6pm-9pm

Age: 18+

Come create beautiful monotype prints with experienced printmaker Sydney Craig. Participants will be able to learn from the teaching artist and each other by taking this workshop. All levels of printmaker--including brand new!--are welcome.

This workshop will qualify participants to use the facilities during open studio hours. 

Fee: $50 (includes materials necessary to print on provided paper)

To register for this workshop, go to the payments page.

Intro to Screenprinting:
two session evening edition

Sunday, March 4th 6:30pm-9:30pm And Monday, March 5th 6:30pm-9:30pm

Age: 18+

This will register you for the March 2 EVENING Intro to Screenprinting workshop taught by artist Sydney Craig! The workshop will be held from from 4:30-9:30 on Sunday, March 4 and 6:30-9:30 on Monday, March 5 at Cat Head Press, which is located at 2834 E Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46201. If you would like to print on t-shirts, please bring your own. Otherwise, all materials are provided. Also bring your ideas! We can't wait to see you!

This workshop will qualify participants to use the screen printing facilities during open studio hours. 

Fee: $125 (includes materials necessary to print on provided paper)

To register for this workshop, go to the payments page.

Hardcover bookmaking

Thursday, March 22 6-9pm and Friday, March 23 6-9pm

Age: 18+

In this hands-on, two-day workshop taught by Chelsea van der Meer, the owner of Yonder Bound Books, students will be guided through a fun and approachable process for making their own hardcover journal. This class will equip students with a complete understanding of the materials, tools, and techniques for making a hardcover book. All materials are provided along with tips and tricks to create beautiful books at home…no experience necessary! In class one we will jump straight into the method of hand-sewing and gluing paper together to make a “text-block”. We will also prepare materials to make a hardcover case. Class two will include hand-typesetting brass letters for stamping book titles onto the covers before assembling the finished book.

Fee: $100 (includes all materials)

To register for this workshop go to the payments page.  Minimum enrollment for the workshop to run is 4 participants. 

Intro to Screenprinting:
Weekend Edition

Sunday, March 25th 10:00am-6:00pm

Age: 18+

This will register you for the March 25th Intro to Screenprinting workshop taught by CHP Director and Artist Liz Wierzbicki. The workshop will be held from from 10am-6pm on Sunday, March 25 at Cat Head Press, which is located at 2834 E Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46201. If you would like to print on t-shirts, please bring your own. Otherwise, all materials are provided. Just bring your ideas and get ready for a day of printing. 

This workshop will qualify participants to use the screen printing facilities during open studio hours. 

Fee: $125 (includes materials necessary to print on provided paper)

To register for this workshop, go to the payments page.

Private lessons

Do you want to learn a specific printmaking process? Does the screen printing workshop not work in your schedule but you still want to learn how to print?  Then consider taking a private lesson with Director, Liz Wierzbicki.  Contact Liz at liz@catheadpress.com for details, questions and to schedule a lesson.