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Tom Huck was born on December 9, 1971 in Farmington, Missouri and grew up in nearby Potosi.  He received a BFA in drawing from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in 1993. He currently lives in St. Louis, Missouri where he runs his own press, Evil Prints. 

Tom Huck is a visual artist best known for his large scale woodcuts. His imagery draws heavily upon the influence of Albrecht Durer, Jose Guadalupe Posada, R. Crumb and Honore Daumier. He is a regular contributor to BLAB! and was the illustrator of The Roots’ Phrenology album art in 2003. 

Huck’s woodcut prints are included in numerous public and private collections, including the Whitney Museum of American Art, Spencer Museum of Art, Nelson Atkins Museum of Art, St. Louis Art Museum. Milwaukee Art Museum, Minneapolis Institute of Art, Fogg Art Museum and New York Public Library.

Tom Huck is represented by Sherry Leedy Contemporary Art in Kansas City, MO.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tom_Huck

PRESS/PROPaGANDA

Behind the scenes look at Tom Huck and his work in art/printmaking at Evil Prints in St. Louis, Missouri.

Mini-doc about "The Hillbilly Kama Sutra" from 2012

 

Heavy Metal Meets Hieronymus Bosch: Regarding the Dark, Funny and Highly Detailed Prints of Tom Huck
NPR TULSA RADIO INTERVIEW 

In St. Louis Tom Huck's Prints Are Good, Good, Good

Studio Visit: Printmaker Tom Huck

Printmaker Tom Huck Returns to His Roots

THE HILLBILLY KAMA SUTRA
Wayne Alan Brenner, Fri., Sept. 28, 2012, Austin Chronicle

ARCHETYPES
Elizabeth Tucker and Kelly Hamilton, Alive Magazine 2010

HUCK
Bill North, Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art

EVIL INK
Ian Froeb, Riverfront Times 2007

GOUGING TRADITION: THE WOODCUTS OF TOM HUCK
Faye Hirsch, Art on Paper July 2001

PRIMEVAL DEAD
George Tysh, Detroit Metro-Times 1999

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woodcut Bootcamp 2018 is SOLD OUT

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TOM HUCK’S WOODCUT BOOTCAMP 2018: JULY 20-29

Come and make printmaking history at TOM HUCK'S legendary print shop EVIL PRINTS! Live, work, & play while making large scale woodcuts at TOM HUCK'S WOODCUT BOOTCAMP 2018! 
That's right, learn everything you ever wanted to know about the history and practice of woodcut printmaking from the master himself: Tom Huck!!!!! Campers will learn the traditional techniques of drawing and carving used by masters such as Durer, Cranach, and Balding Grien. Editioning, sharpening of tools, and sketchbook approaches will also be covered in this one week intensive workshop.

Campers will carve and edition ONE LARGE scale woodcut, have access to the ENTIRE EP FACILITIES, and use the entire EP CREW as their personal press assistants! Excursions include a visit the St Louis art museum's print and Drawings DEPT,as well as other outings.  

Space is very limited, so don’t miss out on this once in a lifetime evil opportunity! SIGN UP NOW! 

early bird Registration Fee:
$350 Before april 1($375 AFTER)


$666 Due on arrival!

TOTAL cost $1016

Registration fee is non refundable
*Your SPOt in camp is not guaranteed until registration fee is paid*

Above fees include meals, all materials, and other surprises.
Must be 21 or over.
FOR MORE INFO send email to evilheadcrew@gmail.com

 

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Evil Prints is open to the public by appointment

We are located at 1931 Washington Ave in downtown St. Louis!

If you would like to make an appointment or have any questions, feel free to email us at evilheadcrew@gmail.com

 

 
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Located in downtown St. Louis, Evil Prints is the workspace of Tom Huck and his crew. The shop is open to the public every Saturday from 10-5, or any day of the week by appointment. 

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The Evil Prints Mobile Print Shop is now available for bookings!  Cant make it to the shop in St. Louis?  We can bring the printmaking to YOU!  Wheter your needs are educational, spectacle, or just spicing up your art event we can help. We feature LIVE printing (Silscreen/Relief), demonstrations, affordable prints for sale by Tom Huck and crew members, temporary tattoos, face painting, and free Evil Prints promotional giveaways.  We can also customize our visit to your event to fit its needs (ie. schools, art fairs, parties, etc.)  For more information about booking us send email to evilheadcrew@gmail.com  SEE YA SOON! 

accomodations in StL

Air BNB

One of the cheapest options will always be to find some good AirBnB locatIons downtown or near the Evil Prints shop or 4 Hands Brewery!

If you have any questions about where would be best for you to stay depending which dates you're arriving feel free to contact Chelsea, EP Crew Chief, at evilheadcrew@gmail.com