Course

Print making and mark making

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Price £50.00

Who is this for?

Artists who want to experiment and expand their creative knowledge.

Artists who love mark making, and/or textile design.

Children or adults, lessons can be adapted to meet age/ability.

The course workshops:

  • Adapted screen printing

This lesson you will be learning an adapted version of screen printing. I will show you how to create prints with a screen printing finish, without using a screen! This can be adapted to textiles if desired.

  • Adapted block printing

This lesson you will be learning an adapted version of block printing which is originally done with wood. Instead we will be creating our own blocks out of scrap materials which we will print on paper or fabric if you have any available. You will create unique prints with various textures. This can be adapted to textiles if desired.

  • Adapted lino printing

This lesson you will learn how lino print making your own lino from recycled materials. You will create unique prints with interesting textures and marks. 

  •  Mono printing

This lesson you will learn how to create stunning monoprints with a range of  recycled materials.  I will show you my mono printing hacks, and collaging techniques. 


Materials required:

  • Paints
  • Pencils/pens
  • Paper/newspaper/tissue paper/cardboard/old fabric (anything you want to use/can get your hands on)
  • Rolling pin
  • Heavy books
  • Recycled materials

How it will work:

If you decide to take the course, you can book on to the sessions. Each session will be a hour long, not only will I be teaching you techniques I will be able to answer your questions you have around printmaking techniques and industries. The course is £50.

 

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Sessions

Adapted Screen Printing

Running 6:00pm to 7:00pm on 15 July 2020

This lesson you will learn an adapted version of screen printing. I will show you how to create prints with a screen printing finish, without using a screen! This can be adapted to textiles if desired.

Adapted Lino printing

Running 6:00pm to 7:00pm on 22 July 2020

Learning how to create Lino prints without necessarily using Lino making materials.

Adapted Block printing

Running 6:00pm to 7:00pm on 29 July 2020

This lesson you will learn an adapted version of block printing which is originally done with wood. Instead we will be creating our own blocks out of scrap materials which we will print on paper or fabric if you have any available. This can be adapted to textiles if desired.

Mono printing

Running 6:00pm to 7:00pm on 5 August 2020

In this lesson you will learn how to create stunning mono prints with a range of materials.

Lucy Oates

My name is Lucy, I am a multi-disciplinary artist and designer. I have a MA in Mixed Media Textiles from the Royal College of Art. I am an experienced craft maker and freelance artist. I have experience of many strands of the arts having worked continuously as a freelance artist, tutor and workshop facilitator in a varied outlet of creative jobs.

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