ONE DAY WORKSHOPS

Mono Type (8 places / Clinton Kirkpatrick tutor) £50
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.

Waterless Lithography (5 places / Penny Brewill tutor) £50
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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Contemporary T-Shirt (5 places / Fionnuala O'Neill tutor) £50
Saturday 27 May 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.

Cyanotype (5 places / Steph Harrison tutor) £50
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.

Plate Lithography (4 places / Christine Leathem tutor) £50
Saturday 3 June 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.

Drypoint Intaglio (8 places / Robert Peters tutor) £50
Saturday 10 June 10.00 AM—4.00 PM

Drypoint is the most accessible of the Intaglio family. A sharp point is used to create line and textures on a plastic plate. participants will learn how to prepare their plate, ink and print their image and how to use a range of mono print techniques to create a multitude of variations. Participants should bring a A4 photograph or drawing to develop their print from.

Letterpress (4 places / Jessica Hollywood tutor) £50
Sunday 11 June 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.

Textile Print Workshop (Heat Reactive Days) (5 places / Shauna McGowan tutor) £50
Sunday 2 July 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