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Workshop/Course, Mon 5 Nov - Mon 10 Dec 2018, free entry

Introduction to Printmaking

Introduction to Printmaking

Address

Drury Lane,
Wakefield,
WF1 2TE

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Details

Explore a variety of different traditional printmaking techniques in our professional print studio. The course will introduce you to the tools, materials and equipment to get started in printmaking. Monday evenings: 18:00 - 20:30

You will be guided step by step through the processes in a friendly studio environment.

You’ll learn:
Monoprinting – using stencils, shapes, pattern and simple drawing techniques you’ll produce a series of different A4 prints using our large etching press.
Collograph – using tape of different texture and shapes you’ll build your own collograph plate to produce an edition of 10 A4 prints.
Lino Printing – using a soft cut lino, you’ll carve your own block to produce an edition of at 10 A4 prints using our Albion press.
Screen Printing – using paper stencils and the photographic emulsion method you’ll produce an edition of 10 screen prints onto A3 paper.

There will also be an opportunity to explore the techniques you most enjoy and you’ll learn about printmaking terminology and relevant contextual artists. The emphasis is on exploration of the different processes to start your printing journey.

Baby changing facilitiesDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsPublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Event details

Dates Times
Mon 5 Nov - Mon 10 Dec 2018 18:00 to 20:30

Prices

Free entry

£120 per person
Book online via the website link

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SE 329207  Lat: 53.68172 Long: -1.50336

By Road:
M1 jct40
Follow signs for Wakefield city centre (A638)
Continue onto to Westgate (A642)
The Art House is on Drury Lane , just past Westgate Train Station.

From M62 follow signs for Wakefield city centre

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Wakefield Westgate Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Wakefield Bus Station

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Wakefield Westgate station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality