with Ashley Hawkins
Jun 20, 6-9pm

Come get inky and play with sharp objects! We will use etching tools to make drawings directly into lightweight metal plates, ink our plates up, and print our images using an etching press. Experienced printers and newbies encouraged!

ASHLEY HAWKINS is the co-founder and Executive Director of Studio Two Three (S23), Richmond, Virginia's workspace for art. S23 provides artists the tools, space, and resources to build successful careers. Ashley views S23 as her ultimate creative expression; a balance of her passions for organization building, dreaming big, and art making. Ashley holds a BFA in Painting and Printmaking and a Masters’ of Public Administration with a concentration in Nonprofit Management from Virginia Commonwealth University. She lives in Richmond, Virginia with her partner, four-year-old son Max, one-year-old daughter Zoey, dog named Arlo and a cat named Olive. She makes prints, cardboard sculptures for Max, and a line of housewares with her fiancĂ©e under the guise of Hers (& His) Press.