Printing Courses

Kitchen Sink Litho with Karen Carter

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10 am to 4 pm

Age: Adults

Cost: £45

To book e-mail: info@cityartsnewbury.co.uk

Offer: book 2 different workshops with Karen for £80 (£40 each)

A fun low-tech version of the traditional printing technique of lithography, working on tin foil ‘plates’ developed with coca-cola! We will also use gum arabic to print photocopies of drawn images and photos – a technique for both fabric and paper; bring your own high contrast copies or use those provided by the tutor. Produce a series of prints from each process using a simple dessert spoon to transfer the image. Plenty of demos. No experience needed.


Layering Lino: Seedheads & Flowers with Karen Carter

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10 am to 4 pm

Age: Adults

Cost: £45

To book e-mail: info@cityartsnewbury.co.uk

Offer: book 2 different workshops with Karen for £80 (£40 each)

Using the work of Angie Lewin as our inspiration we will produce layered prints in colour. We will use both a free-form approach and registration methods for more precise printing. We will work mainly with lino (A6 size) but also incorporate polystyrene plates and found textures as needed. There will be plenty of demos and individual help. Suitable for anyone with basic linocutting skills.


Little Book of Print and Transfer techniques with Karen Carter

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10 am to 4 pm

Age: Adults

Cost: £45

To book e-mail: info@cityartsnewbury.co.uk

Offer: book 2 different workshops with Karen for £80 (£40 each)

A fun day exploring low-tech printing and transfer methods using eco-solvents, polythene-sheet monoprints, foam and found objects, together with acrylic paints and mediums to create a lovely little concertina book…… a perfect reference piece or an artist’s book in its own right. Lots of demos and individual help – no experience needed.


Monoprinting on Fabric with Wendy Lloyd

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Sat 12 October 2019

10 am to 4 pm

Age: Adults

Cost: £50

To book e-mail: info@cityartsnewbury.co.uk

Make unique prints using a wide variety of monoprinting techniques. No prior experience is necessary. You will use various mark-making techniques plus found, homemade and commercial stamps and stencils to create your prints using soft jelly plates and hard plates. The results can be as subtle or vibrant as you choose and you will go home with an armful of prints on fabric, paper and tissue!


An Introduction to Silkscreen with Sarah Martinez

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Sat 19 October 2019

10 am to 1:30 pm

Age: Adults

Cost: £35

To book e-mail: info@cityartsnewbury.co.uk

A starter workshop for adults. Experiment with colours, pattern and transparency to explore silkscreen printing to create your own designs, printing on material and paper. Feel free to bring your own fabric or papers to print on.


Printing for Christmas with Karen Carter

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10 am to 4 pm

Age: Adults

Cost: £45

To book e-mail: info@cityartsnewbury.co.uk

Offer: book 2 different workshops with Karen for £80 (£40 each)

Discover the wonderful world of printing on fabric, paper and card using high-density foam & polystyrene. We will be working with acrylic paints on paper & calico, embellishing with glitter & dimensional paints to produce prints suitable for cards, decorations and fabric things ready to sew at home!
A fun day with plenty of demos – no experience needed.


Printed Christmas Cards with Wendy Lloyd

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Saturday 9 November 2019

10am to 3pm

Age: 8+ (supervised) Teens & Adults

Cost: £40

*To book  e-mail: info@cityartsnewbury.co.uk

An extended version of this popular class. Learn how to make unique and stylish cards using easily attainable materials. Design and make your own printing blocks and experiment with print effects in the morning. Print and assemble your cards in the afternoon and go home with unique cards, plus your own printing blocks and handouts full of tips and tricks to help and inspire you.