About the Course
Learn about the intaglio method of printmaking by creating drypoint prints, we will look at examples of drypoint prints and explore different ways of mark making onto perspex using various tools.
You will create you own plate and learn how to use a traditional etching press to print your plate, introduce colour and texture to your finished print using chine collé- (glued or pasted coloured tissue or paper incorporated into the print).
Take home your own edition of prints hand pulled on a traditional etching press.
Ability to draw is not required!
Cost £50, equipment provided, hot drinks and cake too!
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
Equipment and tools provided, a small materials charge on the day (no more than £5).
Lots of inspirational magazines provided, students welcome to bring own ideas.
Golspie is on the North East coast in Sutherland in the Scottish Highlands, a lovely seaside town,Golspie Gallery is 2 minutes from the beach, a selection of great cafes are within walking distance.
Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.