Painterly Printmaking Courses @ Barn Studios 2019

£150.00

Fancy getting creative with printmaking?

This 10 week course will introduce you, in a friendly and relaxed way, to a variety of painterly printmaking techniques including monotypes, drypoint, collagraphs and chine-collee. We will use everyday or recycled materials and less toxic inks create beautiful images printed using an etching press. It is suitable for complete beginners or those with some experience.

Course Start Dates: Thursday 17th January 2019

Description

Small groups of 6-8 people to ensure individual attention. Barn Studios is set in lovely rural surroundings yet easily accessible to Gloucester, Cheltenham and Ledbury. Close to motorway networks. Ample parking.

All you need to bring is ideas and enthusiasm – and maybe a sketchbook or photos/reference material. All basic printmaking equipment will be provided. Lead by a qualified teacher and practising artist Issi Lammas.

The 10 week course will cover creating subtractive and additive monotypes, drypoint on plastic, combining chine collee. The safe use of an etching press. Inking and wiping techniques and collagraph plate making and printing.

Techniques including monotype printing: 

  • drypoint
  • collagraphs
  • chine-collee

You will use everyday or recycled materials and less toxic inks create beautiful images printed using an etching press.

Duration: 10 Week Course of 2.5 hours per session
Run by: Issi Lammas
Location: Barn Studios, Chapel Farm, Over Old Road, Hartpury, Gloucestershire GL19 3BJ

Cancellations:  Advance online bookings can be cancelled seven working days before the commencement of any course. Please note: All course fees are payablle even if you do not attend any of sessions for whatever reason.