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zzz Art(PR): Printmaking With a Press - All - DRU14554X

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Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: DRU14554X

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  • Drummond Community High School (AEP)
    41 Bellevue Place,
    Edinburgh
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £67.00 for term
  • Thursday 19:00

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: No previous knowledge needed. Although a creative approach is encouraged. Bringing ideas and sketch books can be very helpful in developing print designs. Some of the print techniques involve cutting and this can be difficult if you have any arthritic conditions, although we don’t want to dissuade anyone. GENERAL AIM OF THE COURSE: This course offers an opportunity to explore a variety of printmaking techniques. The aim is to have fun and be creative within a supportive and friendly environment. The class is intended for beginners or intermediate students. LEARNING OUTCOMES: By the end of the course students will have learned: 1. Introduction to a variety of printmaking techniques. 2. Understanding the use of a wide range of media and tools how to handle them appropriately for a given technique. 3. Develop a confident approach to image making and gain a broader visual language in this discipline. Some of the exciting processes involved are Monotype, Collagraph, Drypoint, Lino and Woodcut. The tutor will give demonstrations and how to notes, together with supplier’s lists to guide you through the essentials of classic and contemporary techniques relating to making prints. MATERIALS REQUIRED: Tools and equipment will be provided and some specialist tools and consumables will be available to purchase at cost price in the class. List of suppliers will also be given. The Tutor charges an extra £5 per term for the use of quality printing inks. Please bring along sketchpads, drawing materials, photos and creative ideas!

Term information

This term is now full

This term has been cancelled

This term is currently closed for new participants

  • Date term started: 27 Sep 2018 (48 days ago)
  • Duration: 10 lessons (4 lessons remaining)
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