The Art of Etching
Intaglio Press is located on Kibbutz Cabri in the Western Galilee. The press
was opened in 1992 and since then has served as a print center for Israel’s
top artists. Professional etchings are executed under the direction of each
artist — with different techiques used to achieve the desired effects.
Plates of copper, steel, iron or zinc give the artist’s work a different
effect. At a later stage, baths of resin or acid, and tar or wax sealers
Galilee Intaglio Press opens its doors
to families or small groups for print workshops. Take a 3 day basic course
and learn how to create etchings using the different techniques and how to
differentiate between lithographs and etchings.