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Ventero Open Press Fine Art

Gene and Randy
Gene and Randy pull a print
Albert working on a print
Randy with student
Gene enjoying the artist lounge

Ventero Open Press Fine Art is a non-profit facility that offers workshops in the art of print making. Our workshops are taught by local artist Randy Pijoan. We offer workshops in aquatint/etching, monoprints, reduction block, and lithography. Spend a couple of days visiting historic San Luis, CO and have a chance creating some artwork to take home with you. Also if you are an artist, we offer daily press rentals.

How to Participate

Workshops: By appointment only - please give us at least 3 day notice. Fees vary depending on the size of the group. Please call for an estimate.

Press rental for artists: 1 day, 1 press, is $100 or 1 day, use of both presses $200. Please make reservations 3 days in advance.

Included with the rental:
Assistance from staff member
Drying rack
Plate Making facility and chemicals
Printing supplies purchase
Artist Lounge, Stereo
Free espresso bar drinks

Dates and Times

We are open Monday through Saturday. We can schedule workshops or rentals any time.

Appropriate Ages: 7 years old and up

For More Information, Contact:

Ventero Open Press Fine Art
316 Main Street, PO Box 68, San Luis, CO 81152

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Latitude: 37.198962700
Longitude: -105.426060000
Elevation: 7969 FT (2429 M)
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