Spring 2016 Programme of Print Workshops at Digswell Arts

Written by Caryl Beach

On March 19, 2016

SAMSUNGSpring and Summer 2016  Programme of Print Workshops at Digswell Arts 

Spring Dates;

There are still places left on the upcoming Monoprint with Intaglio processes workshop on Saturday 26th March with Sally Tyrie

Sat 26th March – Combining Monoprint with intaglio methods

Times of all workshops – 10.30 – 4. 00pm
Fees; One day £ 55
Discounts available for advanced booking; 2 days – £96/  3 days – £140 / 4 days – £180 / 5 days – £224

We are pleased to announce New Dates for the Summer Programme of Print workshops

Sat 30th April – Lino Printing–  Learn how to create a series of multi coloured Lino prints from intricately cut lino blocks using the ‘reduction’ method and the Albion Press – with Sally Tyrie

Sat 11th June – Collagraph techniques – learn about methods of creating unique and textural Collagraph plates and how to make a series of colourful and exciting prints from your plates, using the etching press – with Sally Tyrie

Sat 2nd July – Expressive Mark Making in Printmaking – learn about some of the more ‘painterly’ processes you can use when combining the use of the etching press with multilayered mono print methods.

On this one day workshop you will have the opportunity to make a group of striking prints by combining the more ‘painterly’ and expressive quality of mono print mark making with the linear, drawn and more precise quality of dry point intaglio methods. You will work with the etching press and explore how to create a series of multilayered prints by combining these two exciting methods together. You will use artist quality oil based inks and specialist printmaking paper.

Fee for each workshop is £55 with discounts for booking 2 or more workshops in advance.
Times ; 10.30 – 4
Location – Forge Studios, Hertford Road, Digswell, Herts, AL6 0BU – 5 min drive from A1 junction 4

All workshops are suitable for beginners and improvers as numbers are small and the day can be tailored to individual needs.
For more details, or booking, please see our events/ workshop page   https://digswellarts.org/print-workshops/
or contact sally.tyrie@ntlworld.com

Keep an eye on our site as we will be announcing additional summer dates soon.

Times of all workshops – 10.30 – 4. 00pm
Fees; One day £ 55
Discounts available for advanced booking; 2 days – £96/  3 days – £140 / 4 days – £180

Location; All print sessions will be held at the Digswell ‘Forge’ studios, in the fully equipped print workshop, which houses a large etching press and Albion Press. Other facilities include a kitchen and ample on-site parking. The ‘Forge’ is located in Digswell, Herts near Welwyn. It is 5 minutes drive from the A1M (junc 6) and a 7 minute walk from Welwyn North train station.  For directions, please see the information on our studios page.
For more details on the studio and the equipment on site,  see our facilities for printmakers page.

All workshops are suitable for beginners and the more experienced. 

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