Tue, 26 Apr|
Introduction to Linocut Evening Classes with Helen Maxfield
3 x 2-hour evening classes learning carving and printing to create your own set of prints to take home with you
Time & Location
26 Apr, 18:30 BST – 10 May, 20:30 BST
Ipswich, 9 Stoke St, Ipswich IP2 8BX, UK
About The Event
Week 1: 26th April 6pm-8pm: Design and cut your block
Week 2: 3rd May 6pm-8pm: Printing and chine colle
Week 3: 10th May 6pm-8pm: Adding a layer underneath and then printing on top.
On this three-part workshop you will learn to carve and print lino prints using a single piece of lino. Learn about creating a balanced design, safely using cutting tools and how to produce your final print.
You will be able to make several prints during the sessions and your tutor, Helen Maxfield, will show you easy, creative and imaginitive ways of varying your prints. Design templates are available or you can bring your own (the lino is 10 x 10cm). All materials, tools and equipment are provided, but you are welcome to bring any of your own if you like.
Please be aware that inks stain, so wear something suitable!
Linocut evening classes
This ticket includes all tools, equipment and refreshments