Lino Block Carving with Monoprint
|Location||Leicester Print Workshop|
|Date & Time||
Saturday 4th June
10.00am - 4.00pm
This course combines lino cutting and monoprinting to explore ways to be creative with images. You will print your cut lino blocks on an Adana press, before altering your images using a range of monoprint techniques. This is an exciting and experimental day full of discovery and play using a combination of print techniques.
- Introduction to lino cutting
- Design and cutting
- Finish cutting and prepare monoprint backgrounds
- Preparation to print in pairs
- Clean up
- Evaluation and finish
About the Tutor
Sally Stephens is an artist educator based in Northamptonshire. She makes prints using etching, drypoint and monoprinting. She studied printmaking at Central St Martins School of Art and completed an MA at Northampton University in 2002. Sally has worked as a freelance workshop provider for over 14 years, working in a variety of settings including schools and projects involving community groups.
Leicester Print Workshop
Leicester Print Workshop is the regional development centre for printmaking. Established by artists in 1986, we are a registered charity, supported by Arts Council England. Our RIBA award-winning building is situated in Leicester City Centre's Cultural Quarter and is home to a large, well equipped open access Printmaking Studio.
We have over 30 years’ experience of teaching people printmaking. Our programme offers the largest number and broadest range of printmaking courses in the region, with courses suitable for beginners as well as experienced printmakers, delivered by practicing artists and nationally renowned tutors. Participants learn in small and friendly groups in our purpose-designed studio.
Early Bird: This course is eligible for a 5% early bird discount when booked online by 22nd November 2021. Don't delay, book today!
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Pre-course information: We will send you details of how to find us and what to bring with you when we process your booking.
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