Linocut Print Workshop, Saturday 5th February, 10:30-4pm
You will be carefully guided through each stage of the linocut process. We will cover the different ways you can use the carving tools and mark making, other ways to make marks in the lino, planning your design, transferring the design to the lino, carving, rolling out the inking, blending colours and printing.
Learn how to create reduction lino printed pictures in this workshop, with Vivien Ayres an experienced printmaker and teacher. The workshop held in our dedicated print studio will cover:
- Introduction to traditional lino printing techniques and concepts
- Designing your image; and
- Cutting and printing your lino in layers to create your own lino printed images.
This print making course is suitable for everyone from complete beginners to those who have done some print making before.
After successful completion of this workshop the print room can be booked for personal work.
Use of tools, inks, paper and other materials. Tea, coffee & biscuits.
The workshop will be run from 10:30-4pm.
Appropriate Covid measures are in place - see details on the home page.
The class will be held in the main studio of Cheltenham School of Fine Art on the first floor of Carmargue House, 32 Wellington Lane, Cheltenham GL52 2AG.
Either bring a packed lunch or step out to the cafe in Pittville Park to grab a snack.
There is free 4 hour parking around the nearby Pittville Park or NCP parking at North Place