Drawing & Printmaking adults Courses

2017T2 Printmaking for the Absolute Beginner

Shana James beg

Have you always wanted to use a printing press? Start with the basics and explore the traditional art of printmaking in this fun hands–on course. Learn different techniques including linocut, drypoint and monoprint and discover the various prints they produce. Understand what materials are used and how to handle a printing press.

Materials List

Students will need to bring:-

  • A4 or A5 sketchbook for ideas
  • Lead pencil
  • Eraser
  • Craft knife
  • Inspiration images or subject matter ideas – bring to first lesson if you have any
  • Scribe (can be purchased from your tutor or art supplies shop)
  • Lino tools –  discussed in first lesson
  • Paper to print on – discussed in first lesson
  • Please pay your materials fee at the first class
  • Further materials may be required throughout the course

Tutor Shana James

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

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