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

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Next term start date

27 Sep 2018


Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: DRU14554X

This term is fully booked

From Wednesday 8th August 2018:- Book online, or contact course provider.

  • Drummond Community High School (AEP)
    41 Bellevue Place,
  • 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

  • Date term started:27 Sep 2018 (starts in 3 days)
  • Duration:10 lessons - 10 lessons remaining
  • Places:12
  • Crèche available:No

Price type

  • Standard price
  • Reduced
    • 16 or 17 years old
    • 60+, retired, and not in employment.
    • Disability Living Allowance (DLA), PIP or Carer's Allowance
    • Full time student.
  • Concession
    • Council Tax Reduction Scheme (NB: Not single person/occupancy discount)
    • Employment Support Allowance
    • Housing Benefit
    • Incapacity Benefit
    • Income Based Jobseekers Allowance
    • Income Support
    • NASS Support
    • Pension Credit
    • Universal Credit
    • Working Tax Credit

Remaining dates and times (10 lessons)

Date Day Time
27 Sep 2018 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
04 Oct 2018 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
11 Oct 2018 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
25 Oct 2018 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
01 Nov 2018 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
08 Nov 2018 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
15 Nov 2018 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
22 Nov 2018 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
29 Nov 2018 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
06 Dec 2018 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Venue details

Drummond Community High School (AEP)

41 Bellevue Place
Tel: (0131) 556 2651
Email: pauline.clair@drummond.edin.sch.uk

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