Tutor: Freya Horsley
Thursday 30th January & Thursday 6th February 2020 • 10:00 am - 4:00pm • £125.00
Suitable for all levels • All materials and refreshments included - (just bring a packed lunch).
During this course you will explore the possibilities of drypoint printing, an intaglio etching process.
We will explore making, inking up and printing drypoint plates through the press, introducing more experimental techniques over the course of the workshop.
You will learn the way through practical application the way in which drypoint is well suited to drawing techniques
You shall also see that drypoint can also be combined with other printmaking processes such as monoprint
You shall explore making, inking up and printing drypoint plates through the press, introducing more experimental techniques over the 2 day course
Drypoint is a printing technique that is based on drawing, so it may be useful to bring along some smallish drawings (particularly line drawings), photos etc that you might like to work from. If you don’t have anything don’t worry! There is a great deal that can be done just exploring different types of mark and books and artists’ examples shall be provided for ideas too
Freya Horsley is an artist who studied in Birmingham, Lyon and York and exhibits in galleries around the country and has work in private collections in Europe and the United States. Alongside painting Freya has taught nationally and internationally.http://www.freyahorsley.com/
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tel: 07851 299140
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