EVENING COURSES

CYANOTYPE

2 days, January 19th & 26th (£50)

Cyanotype is an alternative photography technique that produces a vivid Prussian blue print. The same process used to historically make blueprints! The process allows you to make photographic image from either found objects or from digitally prepared negatives. In this evening course you will learn to make cyanotypes from both found objects and from digitally prepared images. Suitable for beginners. 

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MONOPRINTING

2 days, February 2nd & 9th (£50)

Monoprinting is a fantastic technique for those wishing to learn the principles of how to print. It produces a unique image that is drawn and wiped by hand and allows for beautifully fluid and expressive marks. You will learn three different approaches to this fascinating technique, in step by step tuition on how to get started. You will complete both single colour and multi-colour images. Suitable for beginners.

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Drypoint Etching

2 days, January 5th & 11th (£50)

Drypoint is literally drawing with a dry point, scratching lines that hold ink into the perspex sheet. This will make a plate that allows you to reproduce an image over and over again. It is etching without acid. A lovely introduction to drawing with line in printmaking and making a short run edition of prints. Suitable for beginners.

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LETTERPRESS BLOCK DESIGN

2 days, February 16th & 23rd (£50)

Letterpress printing is a relief printing technique that was a commercial process for all printed material before the introduction of lithography late in the 18th century. In this course you will learn how to use a commercial 19th century Vandercook press to print both from our collection of letterpress 'blocks' and will design, carve and print your own designs. Suitable for beginners.

2-4 DAY COURSES

All take place on Fridays 10am - 4pm

Our evening courses are suitable for all levels and take place over two evenings from 6.30-8.30pm.

PRINTMAKING COURSES

All our courses are suitable for beginners or can be tailored to experienced printmakers wanting to improve their skills. Gain hands on experience creating your own prints with guidance from a highly skilled printmaker.

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PRINTMAKING COURSES

2-4 DAY COURSES

All take place on Fridays 10-4 for two to four days.

COLLOGRAPH

2 days 
January 22nd & 29th
£100

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AQUATINT ETCHING

2 days
January 8th & 15th
£100

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HARD GROUND

2 days
February 5th & 12th
£100

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LINO PRINTING

4 days 
February 19th & 26th, March 5th & 12th
£200

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GUM OIL

3 days
Dates TBC
£150

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LONG COURSES

Our long courses involve one 2 hour session per week for 10 weeks, with optional additional support midweek.

COLLOGRAPH

2 days 
January 22nd & 29th
£100

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AQUATINT ETCHING

2 days
January 8th & 15th
£100

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HARD GROUND

2 days
February 5th & 12th
£100

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LINO PRINTING

4 days 
February 19th & 26th, March 5th & 12th
£200

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GUM OIL

3 days
Dates TBC
£150

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Splattered Paint

ABOUT THE TUTOR

All courses are taught by Steve Clarkson, a highly skilled printmaker and experienced teacher. Steve is the current chair of  Frome Printmakers group and has published technical articles in Printmaking Today and Art Review

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