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Beginners introduction to Lino printing

learn how to carve and print your first Lino block

  • Starts 21 Jun
  • 75 British pounds
  • Redhouse Glass Cone, High Street, Wordsley, West Midlands UK DY8 4AZ

Available spots


Service Description

In the inspiring setting of the Redhouse Glass Cone, this full day course will allow you to explore: - the materials and equipment required to create your very own Lino print - the basic principles and terminology of printmaking - create a test print to practise carving and inking - develop a final one colour print using the skills you have learnt - print your first edition! - create a Lino print you can take home and frame . To keep things simple, our designs for this workshop will be based on plant forms. Please bring along any photos, sketches, digital images, dried or fresh plants that you would like to use for inspiration. There will also be materials in the workshops you can use for inspiration on the day. Our course runs from 10 am to 3 pm and is suitable for 18 + The cost of the course includes all materials. Places are limited to 6 participants to ensure that all members have plenty of 1:1 tuition and guidance on the day. You will be with a very experienced Tutor - I spent 17 years teaching art and Design in FE colleges. A cold buffet lunch will be provided, and tea and coffee, squash and herbal tea will be available throughout the day. There may even be cake! Please stipulate if you have any dietary requirements when booking. We will take 30 - 40 mins for lunch, to allow some time to explore the site, the other craft studios on site, the gift shop and museum. We will be using printing inks which may stain clothing. Please wear old clothes and bring an apron! There is free parking on the car park on Bridge street, directly opposite the Redhouse Glass Cone.


Upcoming Sessions


Cancellation Policy

To cancel, please contact me within 7 days of the date of the workshop you have booked to attend. Due to room booking costs and other overheads, late cancellations will only receive a 50% refund. You may be able to reschedule, providing I have an other upcoming workshop which would be suitable.


Contact Details

info@suehalstead.co.uk

Education room Red House Glass Cone, High Street, Wordsley, Stourbridge, UK


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