This 4 week course runs every term, 4 times a year in the latter half of each term. Each term we explore different methods and techniques. Generally all printmaking materials are included in the price although you will need to supply your own paper.
TERM 1 2023 RUNS FROM 7 - 28 MARCH Melville Arts @ Atwell House
Tuesday mornings 9 - 11.30am
Bookings - contact Atwell House melvillearts.com.au/classes/expressive-…
This course involves taking a closer look at the landscape through playful printmaking. Exploring textures and natural forms though several different printmaking techniques which can include: monoprinting, monotype, relief and intaglio printing, artist books and more.
Guidance is given and notes are provided on a regular basis. You are encouraged to find your own voice and explore a subject matter within the landscape that inspires you. Come and join in the experimental fun.
Ways of simplifying aspects of landscape into a graphic image
Looking closer at natural forms and abstracting them
How to use a small printing press
Relief and intaglio printmaking methods
Some simple bookbinding techniques
How to combine different printmaking techniques
How to continue printmaking at home without a press
Suitable for: any level