March 26, 2018
Monoprinting covers a range of processes dating back to the 1600’s and explored by artists such as Rembrandt and Edgar Degas. We will explore single and multiple layered monoprints, painted monoprints and a further experimental process.
Please bring along the following items: a range of images to develop, ie drawings and photos at A5/4, a large pale plate or a flat palette, a pencil case and an apron. All other materials and pieces of equipment will be provided.
April 16, 2018
This is a great opportunity to introduce you to digital drawing and painting on your iPad or iPhone. The day will begin with a series of digital experiences, introducing you to the simple and then more complex elements of the app. We will intersperse working on your iPad or iPhone with experiments of a more practical nature, enabling you to consider how digital work may also aid and support your own drawing, painting etc.
Please bring along the following items: a fully charged iPad or iPhone, a compatible stylus – optional, a sketch pad and pencil case, an apron, a good clear photo of a piece of 2D work that you are unsure of how to develop. All other materials and pieces of equipment will be provided.
Please download the Brushes XP app to your iPad or iPhone ahead of the workshop, costing around £5.
June 20, 2018
This is the perfect introductory workshop to one colour lino printing. You will cover how to translate an idea into a design and then learn how to cut and print your block. Particular emphasis will be placed on how you may then continue to develop this technique at your kitchen table.
Please provide the following: an apron, masking tape, tracing paper, a pencil case, 2 – 3 images of your choice at A5 and a small sketch pad. All other materials and pieces of equipment will be provided.
July 16, 2018
Working from your chosen images, this one day workshop will introduce you to one colour lino cutting and printing. This is the perfect introduction to this print process or serve as a reminder for those who haven’t picked up a lino cutter for a number of years. There will be a particular focus on how you may continue to develop your skills in the context of your own home.
September 11, 2018
This is the ideal workshop for those who have completed one colour lino prints and are now ready to extend their print making skills and wish to create 2 or 3 colour prints.
Please provide the following: an apron, masking tape, a pencil case, tracing paper, 2 – 3 images at A5 and a small sketch pad. All other materials and pieces of equipment will be provided.
November 14, 2018
The process of monoprinting dates back to the 1600’s and has been explored by a diverse range of artists including Rembrandt and Edgar Degas.
You will explore 2 lively monoprinting processes: single and multiple layers, plus a more experimental painted process.
This workshop is suitable for people of all abilities and experience.
Please provide the following: a range of images to work from, ie drawings and photos at A4/5, a large plate or a flat palette, a pencil case and an apron. All other materials and pieces of equipment will be provided.