Art(PR): Printmaking - Inspired by Nature & Geddes - All - (4/3) - PGC16211M

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Next term start date

04 Mar 2019


Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: PGC16211M

From Wednesday 5 December 2018: Book online, or contact course provider.

  • Patrick Geddes Centre
    Historic Buildings of Scotland,
    322 Lawnmarket
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £37.00 for term
  • Monday 10:00

Activity description

Printmaking - with inspiration from nature, and Patrick Geddes. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: Suitable for all levels of ability. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: By the end of the course students will have: - knowledge of the basics of printmaking that they can continue to do at home; - learned to work confidently with mark making, line and tone, textures, and pattern; - been introduced to the printmaking techniques of mark making, monoprint and lino print; and - made new friends and enjoyed learning a new skill in a relaxed and informal setting. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: Students will be introduced to mark making, texture and pattern, line, and tone. Then they will gradually be introduced to new print techniques on a week to week basis. Once they have learned all the skills, they will be encouraged to research and work on their own printmaking project that they can then develop on paper. This will be taught using demonstrations, individual practical and group work. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT; APPROXIMATE & ADDITIONAL COSTS: Students will be asked to bring to the first class, paper and sketchbook. Rollers and ink will be available for the first class to students. Students are encouraged to wait until the first class to consult the tutor on the materials they will need for the course.

Term information

  • Date term started:04 Mar 2019 (starts in 15 days)
  • Duration:5 lessons - 5 lessons remaining
  • Places:14
  • 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 (5 lessons)

Date Day Time
04 Mar 2019 Monday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
11 Mar 2019 Monday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
18 Mar 2019 Monday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
25 Mar 2019 Monday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
01 Apr 2019 Monday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Venue details

Patrick Geddes Centre

Historic Buildings of Scotland
322 Lawnmarket
Tel: (0131) 556 7978
Email: adult.education@edinburgh.gov.uk

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