Introduction to Printmaking

4  x weeks  Starting 10 am -12 pm Thursday 30th January to Thursday 20th February 2020 Join us for this workshop and learn traditional & contemporary printmaking skills. It's cosy, informal and friendly. Over the four weeks we’ll explore lino print, drypoint & chine colle techniques. Cost: £75 (some materials supplied) Tutor: Wendy Batey Contact: … Continue reading Introduction to Printmaking

Etching with Copper Sulphate

Etching Zinc and Aluminium with Copper Sulphate Etching with copper sulphate is simple, affordable and safe. Learn how to use this historic acid free technique to etch zinc and aluminium. This workshop will cover all the basics of the process including: the recipe for and mixing the etching solution, using grounds, etching times, aquatinting and … Continue reading Etching with Copper Sulphate

Non-Etch Photo Intaglio Printmaking

Non-Etch Photo Intaglio Printmaking An introduction to non-etch photo gravure using photopolymer intaglio techniques. This workshop will cover all the basic elements needed to produce a successful print using photopolymer plates and anyone with an interest in etching will find this a fascinating and rewarding technique to master. Demonstrations will include laminating the film to … Continue reading Non-Etch Photo Intaglio Printmaking

Relief Printing – Lino and Wood Cut

Relief Printing - Lino and Wood Cut 6 weekly evening classes 6pm – 9pm Tuesdays 3rd December – 18th December 2019 / 8th January - 21st January 2020 One of the simplest forms of printmaking this age old technique can be one of the hardest to master. The class will look at how differing materials … Continue reading Relief Printing – Lino and Wood Cut

Day Classes at CPW

Etching Copper with Ferric Chloride 6 x Day classes 1pm – 4pm Wed 27th November – 18th December 2019 / 8th January - 15th January 2020 Learn how to produce fine etchings in copper. This workshop is aimed at beginners and experienced printmakers alike and will cover all the main aspects of etching using traditional grounds with ferric chloride. … Continue reading Day Classes at CPW