Drawing & Printmaking adults Courses

Printmaking – Copper Etching

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Learn the traditional technique of copper etching in a supportive studio environment. This technique of etching is safe and fume free, using ferric chloride instead of dangerous acids. Create beautiful delicate lines for small scale images. Images can be printed multiple times using FAC etching press. Whether you are new of have some experience this class provides you with everything you need.


  •  A materials fee is included in the cost of the course

What to bring:-

  • Apron
  • Sketchbook (A4 or A5)
  • Pencil, eraser, sharpener
  • Standard quality paper is provided for printing, if students require specialist printmaking paper they will be required to source and purchase their own, this will be discussed in the first class

Wheel chair symbolBuilding Access:

FAC is a heritage listed building with access limitations. If you have any special access requirements please contact reception on 9432 9555 before enrolling in a course.

Students with Special Requirements:

If you or the person you are wishing to enrol has special requirements, please contact reception on 9432 9555 to discuss suitability and how we can help.

Tutor Shana James

Shana James is known for her narrative style in both painting and printmaking.

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