Sunday 2 April 2017 | Cost: €80
Blackwatch Studio, Clifden, Feneystown, Co. Kilkenny, R95 RX28
Blackwatch Studio, is hosting a one day workshop in lino cutting and printing. Artist Kate McMeekin will introduce students to the craft of basic relief printmaking practice using linoleum and will develop their skills over the duration of the day.
The workshop is suitable for beginners and improvers. The workshop will cover the entire process of cutting and printing from the linoleum block; transferring an image to the block, use of tools, creating a line on a block, different textures, negative and positive images, inking, and printing both by hand and using an etching press.
As students will be working from their own ideas, it is important to bring some drawings, photographs or other images as source material.
Students will be provided with lino, paper and inks. Cost includes lino materials, tea/coffee, but please bring a lunch. €30 deposit secures place.
Contact – Vicki 086 837 0205, E: firstname.lastname@example.org