LEXINGTON, Ky. (Jan. 16, 2019) — The University of Kentucky Art Museum in partnership with the  UK School of Art and Visual Studies will present a hands-on workshop on how to use a small proofing press and a Risograph machine. The free public workshop begins today (Jan. 16) and will run through Jan. 19 at the museum, and will also serve as part of an upcoming fundraiser. This essentially turns the museum’s main gallery into a studio for several days. As part of this week’s workshop, guests will have the opportunity to work with a printmaking machine to create original artworks. Attendees will also have the chance to work with a Risograph, a machine typically used for the production of small publications known as “zines.” The Risograph creates a unique print quality, similar to the separation of colors in silkscreen. Museum staff and faculty from UK’s School of Art and Visual Studies will lead the monoprints and Risograph workshop and will be available for questions throughout the event. Individuals can participate during museum gallery hours noon-5 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday, and noon to 8 p.m. Friday. All materials will be provided, and attendees will be able to make...