ONE DAY WORKSHOPS - £50.00

Mono Type
8 places
Tutor: Clinton Kirkpatrick
Saturday 20 May
10.00 AM—4.00 PM

This workshop is perfect for those with experience in painting and drawing. It is the most direct form of printmaking allowing for gestural mark making and layering of colour.

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Waterless Lithography
5 places
Penny Brewill
To be Confirmed

An alternative to traditional lithography which allows for all the dynamic mark-making possibilities of traditional lithography but using products from your local hardware store.

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Image: James R Moore

Image: James R Moore

Contemporary T-Shirt
5 places
Tutor: Fionnuala O'Neill
Saturday 9 September
10.00 AM—4.00 PM

Create your own quirky, custom designed graphics to print and embellish your T-shirts. You will be introduced to design development and screen printing skills. You are sure to leave with an individualised fashion statement.

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Cyanotype
5 places
Tutor: Steph Harrison
Saturday 10 June
10.00 AM—4.00 PM

Cyanotype is a photographic printing process that produces a cyan-blue print. Engineers used the process well into the 20th century as a simple and low-cost process to produce copies of drawings, referred to as blueprints. Participants should bring a photo or drawing to work from.

Image: Marty Ittner

Image: Marty Ittner

Plate Lithography
4 places
Tutor: Christine Leathem
Saturday TBC
10.00 AM—4.00 PM

Plate lithography is a photographic printing process that enables participants to create images from hand drawn or photographic sources. This is an accessible method through which to learn the basics of traditional lithography. Participants should bring a photo or drawing to work from.

Image: Christine Leathem

Image: Christine Leathem

Drypoint Multi-plate Inking (advanced)
8 places
Tutor: Robert Peters
Saturday 10 June
10.00 AM—4.00 PM

Suitable for anyone who has experience of drypoint already. This advanced class introduces participants to inking drypoint plates by layering primary colours to create secondary and tertiary colours. Participants should bring a prepared drypoint plate - preferably made on plastic for ease of registration.

Letterpress
4 places
Tutor: Jessica Hollywood
£50
Sunday TBC
10.00 AM—4.00 PM

Letterpress printing is a technique of relief printing using a printing press, a process through which text can be used as a repeatable visual element. Wooden  and lead type of various sizes can be incorporated into a composition of words.

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Textile Print Workshop (Heat Reactive Days) 
5 places
Tutor: Shauna McGowan
Sunday TBC
10.00 AM—4.00 PM

This experimental and vibrant workshop is perfect for those with an interest in surface design and textiles. Using heat reactive dyes playfully painted onto paper we will then colourfully bring synthetic fabric to life within the heat press. Layering shapes and stencils onto the fabric with colour can build up patterns. Using objects such as feathers, leaves, stencils, threads, doilies we will build up exciting patterns on fabric. Participants will leave with a variety of imaginative and vibrant fabric samples

Image: Shauna McGowan

Image: Shauna McGowan