Woodblock Printing with Watercolours for Beginners

No current schedule for this year

Course Notes

Day 1: An Introduction to Woodblock Printing

  • A demonstration of the printing process
  • Students prepare original drawings for their print

Day 2 - Day 5: Making Your Own Prints

  • Introduction to materials and special tools for printing
  • Baren (a special tool for printing) brushes knives, paper, woods and other tools and materials
  • Step-by-step introduction to the printing process
  • Students learn how to trace, carve, print and dry prints
  • Students work at their own pace and receive individual support throughout the process
  • Explanation of the edition number

Materials Needed:

  • An original drawing to use for your print (maximum size 2517cm)
  • A pencil and coloured pencils
  • An apron
  • A small hand towel

(All other materials are provided by the tutor)

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All courses run for 5 days

WK 1 11 Jul - 15 Jul

WK 2 18 Jul - 22 Jul

WK 3 25 Jul - 29 Jul

WK 4 1 Aug - 5 Aug

Morning Courses

9.15AM to 12.15PM

Afternoon Courses

1.45PM to 4.30PM

All Day Courses

9.15AM to 4.30PM