Quick look at us

Friday June 15, 6:30 – 9:30
Show’s juror, Dale Osterle will speak about the Chicago Women’s Caucus for Arts

Non-toxic printmaking studio safe for all ages!
For etching & intaglio, monotype, silkscreen, relief, collagraph.
General memberships $25/year – print during open studio hours
Gallery/Studio $65/year – full keyed access with benefits
Gallery exhibits, member art sales, classes & community outreach

Upcoming Events

Her Voice Exhibit

June 1 – July 2018
Opening reception Friday, June 15, 6:30-9:30pm. View details


FOR MEMBERS! Jim Holmes is in the studio this month doing Collagraph!  We have the materials to teach making plates.  Make a plate, pay only for your studio hours: $5 an hour! It will take 3-4 hours total to finish your plate and print. Bring paper or buy from studio. View details  Not a member? Join for $25 a year and take advantage of this and more!

Open Studio Print Club

Tuesday: 6:30 – 8:30PM
Friday: noon – 2:00PM
Saturday: 1:00 – 4:00PM
Learn more

Summer Classes

Registration required – no walk-ins!

June 2018
Calligraphy, Intro to Photoshop, Silver & Bronze Claymaking

July 2018
Western Marbling, Intro to Papermaking, Hand Papermaking & Pulp Painting, Copper & Cold Connection, Silver Mantra, Screen Printing on Textiles

August 2018
Fish Printing “Gyotaku”, Linocut Printing on T-Shirts & Paper, Sun Print Clutches & Totes

Expressions Graphics is a non-profit printmaking cooperative and fine arts gallery. Our volunteer-run a working press shop is a place to experience safe and eco-friendly & alternative printmaking for all ages, and a gallery space open to the public.

  • We offer classes and education outreach programs for children and adults of all skill levels.
  • Our gallery presents monthly exhibitions and printmaking demonstrations to share our expertise with the community and promote a general interest in art.

Expressions Graphics is a 501c3 not-for-profit fine art printmaking studio and workshop. Your donation will help support and share the fine art of printmaking with the community.

Help us achieve our mission of providing outreach art education and community access to fine art printmaking!

Community Outreach: Our printmakers share their love of printmaking with the community around them. Please contact us for a demonstration or hands on workshop.

Printing with ACCOLADE Adult Day Care

Our Sponsors: We are proud to have the following public sponsors:

Expressions Graphics is located in the Oak Park Arts District. For more information about other shops in the Oak Park Arts District or the other Great Neighborhoods of Oak Park, please follow the links above.

Expressions Graphics is partially funded by the Oak Park Area Arts Council, in partnership with the Village of Oak Park and the Illinois Arts Council Agency through federal funds provided by the National Endowment for the Arts.