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Print & design courses

Printing courses cover learning the skills and techniques of silk screen printing, lino printing, cynanotype printing, print making with glass and textiles as well as on card and paper. Create your own designs with professional print and design teachers across the UK!

£485
Buckinghamshire
Colouricious Printology is a 3 day block printing course for textile surface design. Learn how to block print on a Colouricious Printology residential textile workshop teaching you how to block print onto fabric and paper, gelli printing & stencil art. All 3 days will be timetabled and structured. You will cover: Pattern theory, layering techniques, masking, block printing, gelli printing, decolourant, stencils & sewing projects.
£45
Oxfordshire - Next course on 24th March 2019
Join Claire at the countryside printmaking studio where you will learn how to design and carve your own lino printing block. The workshop begins with an introduction to linocut, everyone is taught how to use the carving tools and the basic cutting techniques. An initial practice block is made which allows students to experiment with mark making. Students are often surprised at how quickly their skills develop. Next you will spend time composing your design....
£25
Cheshire
Monoprinting using a Gelli Plate is simple and fun without the need for a printing press. The gratification is immediate, each print is truly unique. During this workshop you will explore a variety of Gelli Plate Printing techniques. You will experiment with layering colour and texture using stencils and masking techniques. You will leave this workshop having produced a variety of prints that stand alone or can be developed further in mixed media projects. This...
£38
Surrey - Next course on 23rd March 2019
No5workshops run stimulating creative workshops to introduce you to a variety of printmaking and drawing/painting processes. These include; linoprinting, mono printing, dry point etching & gelli printing, watercolour painting and drawing. Minimum 4 people, maximum 10. Suitable for beginners and seasoned practitioners. Get into, or back into a creative experience! You will be taught by a fully qualified Art and Design tutor with more than 25 years experience in the post 16 sector; A Level,...
£50
Wiltshire - Next course on 6th April 2019
Whether you're making a limited edition print series, designing your own card, or experimenting with repeat pattern work, this workshop is perfect for complete beginners as well as experienced artists. Using simple techniques for striking results, this workshop gives you all the skills you need for tabletop linocut printmaking. Step-by-step through the creative printing process, from composing your design to cutting and printing your block, using reduction, multi block or masking techniques for multicoloured or...
£65
Derbyshire
Additional date - the workshop is now fully booked on Sunday 10th March, with bookings now being taken for Saturday 9th March 2019. Taking our inspiration from a number of design sources, including mid century design and the work of contemporary printmakers Jenni Douglas and Jane Ormes, we will explore pattern through mark making, drawing and collage, with a mixed media approach. Composition will be developed as we create our own printing blocks and stamps,...
£65
Northamptonshire
Join Designer & Maker Ria Rich in her colourful studio situated in rural Northamptonshire where you can design and create a fabulous lampshade to compliment your home. In this all day workshop you will learn various fabric printing techniques such stencils with screens, resists and stamps etc to create your design. A selection of fabrics will be available for you to experiment on which will then be used to cover and construct a 20cm drum...
£95
Lincolnshire - Next course on 30th April 2019
Lino printing is an easy and rewarding art form. There's nothing more exciting than that 'great reveal' - when your first print is peeled off your lino block! With guidance from artist Laura you'll plan, carve, ink and then print your design over and over again in various ways... At the end of the course you'll be taking home your own printed art in the form of cards, notebooks, gift tags, and prints to frame!...
£140
Essex - Next course on 14th September 2019
This two day lino printing course is open to anyone wanting to discover printmaking in this most accessible form. Based at Old Bank Studios in Harwich. Beginners will learn the basics of lino cut and design and complete at least one series of prints. Those with a little more experience will be able to produce a more intricate work, with the possibility of using more than one colour. With two days you will be able...
£70
East Sussex - Next course on 18th May 2019
This workshop is taught by Lisa Reddings, Textile Designer, BA (Hons) Woven and Printed. With 20 years experience working in the fashion industry. Lisa now has a textile design business focused on hand-dyed and hand-crafted textiles. This workshop will be focused on making patterns using the ancient Japanese technique known as Shibori, followed by dyeing with indigo. Techniques taught will include folding, clamping, twisting and tying fabric to create a resist once the fabric enters...