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.
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...
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,...
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!...
Learn the collagraph printmaking process, using pieces of litter collected from rural Herefordshire and Worcestershire. Create textured prints using a hand operated roller press, then combine your collagraphs with hand drawn or painted detail, or take them home as is.
In this fun and inspiring workshop you will learn a number of monoprint techniques on paper and/or fabric. You can work from some of your own images (photos and/or drawings) or from some of mine. Emphasis is on experimenting to achieve a range of visual effects.
By the end of the day you will have:
- Learnt about materials and equipment required for monoprinting
- Studied a range of examples for inspiration and understanding
These packed courses provide you with all the information you need to get off to a flying start with collagraph printmaking, as well as supporting you to develop and extend your creative work with this fascinating technique.
Whether you are a new to collagraph or have already discovered it, the two day courses will give you lots of ideas and confidence to experiment with a wide range of materials.
“How are the courses structured?”
In this fun and inspiring 2 day workshop you will learn a number of monoprint and collagraph print techniques on paper and/or fabric. You can work from some of your own images (photos and/or drawings) or from some of mine. Emphasis is on experimenting to achieve a range of visual effects.
By the end of the day you will have:
- Learnt about materials and equipment required for monoprinting and collagraph printing
- Studied a...
Develop a linocut image, either A6 or A5 in scale.
Study professional linocuts by Annette Rolston and Mike Fenton, also examples of other students prints and printmaking reference books.
Try out professional cutting tools, experiment with mark-making. Use traditional grey lino and a new softer vinyl.
Carve the image then print in black and white on paper through a printing press as well as learning hand printing techniques. Subsequently, print over a monoprinted background, then...
Workshops are run for groups of two people at a time on Saturdays. The sessions cost £110 for the session (1 person is £110, 2 people pay £55 each).
This fantastic print making workshop is run at the wonderful Ruskin Craft Centre. You can choose from 5 print disciplines; linocut, engraving, dry-point, mono-type and collagraph.
This fun class is run at Mikes printmaking workshop at the Ruskin Craft Centre. Mike specialises in relief printmaking, in...