The Ultimate Screenprint Summer School
|Location||Leicester Print Workshop|
|Date & Time||Tuesday 24th - Saturday 28th May
10.30am - 4.30pm
This week long Summer School will take you on the ultimate screenprint journey. Introducing you to stencils and mono screen, mark making and photographic screenprinting, as well as learning how to coat and expose a screen. You will then finish the week with a textile screenprinting day and an experimentation day to practice everything you've learnt.
Introduction to screenprinting
Stencils and mono screen
How to coat and expose a screen
Print mark making layers
Demonstration of how to use photoshop to create photographic work, including half tones and colours separation
Create a photo screen
Print onto backgrounds created on day 1
Printing onto a tote bag
Option of printing onto other materials
About the Tutor
Leicester based artist Katy Goodrich has been a part of Leicester Print Workshop for the last 10 years. Starting as a volunteer she then undertook a 5 year apprenticeship at LPW learning all aspects of print and in 2020 Katy became a technician here in the studio.
Specialising in screenprinting, Katy uses underwater photographs to create her work mainly using the CMYK colour separation technique.
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!
Online: You can book online here by credit / debit card or Paypal.
Telephone: You can pay by card over the phone during our opening hours (Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm). Call us on 0116 251 4174.
In person: Call in to Leicester Print Workshop during our opening hours (Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm) to book and pay by card, cash or cheque.
Pre-course information: We will send you details of how to find us and what to bring with you when we process your booking.
Full-Print Members of Leicester Print Workshop are entitled to a 10% discount on our inhouse courses. Interested in joining LPW as a member? Click here for more information.