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Block of 4 Saturdays 2-5pm

This workshop is an introduction to basic and advanced lino printing principles and methods. \

You will be given practical demonstrations of techniques and instruction on the use of equipment. \

Starting with developing fine cutting techniques and exploring line, tone and texture to produce monochromatic prints. \

Then you will learn how to design, carve and print multi-block linocuts in colour and how to register different layers. \

Through a series of exercises, you will learn how to mix and control colour and how to work with transparent layers to create more colours.
By the end of this workshop you should be able to:
use cutting tools confidently to create a rich variety of marks \

make linocuts by the reduction method \

make and use registration template for multiple block printing \

print using a relief press and burnish by hand
All basic materials are provided. It is recommended that you bring visual source material i.e. photos, postcards, sketchbooks, drawings as inspiration. Keep your design simple enough to achieve a finished print.
All levels are welcome.

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Lino Printing - Block of 4 Workshops - 4 Saturday's 2-5pm

art CLASS London

£179.00

Block of 4 Workshops
Needs to be booked together.

Dates
Lino-printing Workshop
Block of 4 Saturdays
2pm – 5pm
5th, 12th & 26th February + 5th March 2022

What we're about

This workshop is an introduction to basic and advanced lino printing principles and methods.
You will be given practical demonstrations of techniques and instruction on the use of equipment.
Starting with developing fine cutting techniques and exploring line, tone and texture to produce monochromatic prints.
Then you will learn how to design, carve and print multi-block linocuts in colour and how to register different layers.
Through a series of exercises, you will learn how to mix and control colour and how to work with transparent layers to create more colours.

By the end of this workshop you should be able to:

use cutting tools confidently to create a rich variety of marks
make linocuts by the reduction method
make and use registration template for multiple block printing
print using a relief press and burnish by hand

All basic materials are provided. It is recommended that you bring visual source material i.e. photos, postcards, sketchbooks, drawings as inspiration. Keep your design simple enough to achieve a finished print.

All levels are welcome.

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