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DRYPOINT PRINTING

The soft, feathery lines of drypoint lend themselves to playful illustrations or expressive sketches. Learn to make a drypoint plate using inexpensive laminated paper plates. Exploring your own designs and images you will learn about inks and registration and produce an exciting print.

Date Wed 12th April
Tutor Jacqui Dodds and Christine Bradshaw  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 1672  
Fees £65  
 

 
REDUCTION LINO PRINTING

Learn how to create a two to three coloured reduction lino print. One piece of lino is used multiple times in one print, as the lino plate is recut after each colour. You will also learn about tools, materials and registration techniques in this fun workshop.

Date Wed 3rd May
Tutor Jacqui Dodds and Christine Bradshaw  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 1673  
Fees £65
 

 

WOODBLOCK WITH CHINCOLLE

Produce a series of unique, beautiful woodcut prints incorporating collaged areas of pattern and colour. Learn how to design and carve a simple woodblock print and then by using a collage process called Chincolle, experiment by adding delicate pieces of paper to your design prior to printing. These collaged areas will further enhance your unique designs.

Date Tues 20th June
Tutor Jo McChesney  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 1785  
Fees £65
 

 
SILK SCREEN PRINTING

Screen printing is one of the most exciting and direct methods of printing. Learn how to cut your own paper stencils, transfer these onto a screen printing frame and produce wonderful printed images onto paper.

Date Wed 5th July
Tutor Jacqui Dodds and Christine Bradshaw  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 1674  
Fees £65
 

 
MONO PRINT AND COLLAGE

Create a line drawing and collage using a mixture of, mono printing, collage and other media. Starting with a simple paper collage you will learn how to design and transfer a mono print drawing on to your collage. Work into this with a choice of pastels, watercolours or coloured inks to create a beautiful layered design.

Date Wed 13th Sept
Tutor Jacqui Dodds and Christine Bradshaw  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 1675  
Fees £65
 

 
WOODCUT PRINTING

You will design and produce a wood block print using your own collected ideas and imagery. Experiment with basic carving techniques on a sample piece of wood before carving the Japanese plywood block. Learn how to apply ink and then hand burnish the printed block, using a Japanese baren, onto fine paper to create your print.

Date Wed 27th Sept
Tutor Jo McChesney  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 1786  
Fees £65