We are delighted to have Northern Print back with us at The Old School Gallery over the winter period – delivering a series of beginners workshops and festive activities throughout November and December. The workshops allow you to explore new techniques, develop ideas into artworks and create Christmas gifts for loved ones under the guidance of experienced printmakers!
Please see below the details of the workshops and feel free to contact the gallery on 01665 830554 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to book a place!
Discover the expressive qualities of this traditional simple relief-printing method using a combination of soft Japanese plywood and lightweight coloured papers. You will be shown how to cut an image into the ply, print it and develop the result using different paper which are applied onto the image under the ink.
Linocut is a relief printing technique that many people remember front their school days. This course will equip you with the basic skills of this accessible discipline including choosing a suitable design and transferring it onto the lino, cutting the block and printing your image using a press and by hand. You will create a small edition of prints.
Christmas printmaking is the perfect introduction to learning simple printmaking techniques. Spend some quality time having fun – perhaps with family or friends – and print your own cards, gifts tags, wrapping paper or decorations.