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Etching (Intermediate)

Six week course

Course dates: Tue evenings from 6 August (six-week course).

This is the follow on class from our Etching for Beginners course. Explore exciting techniques such as chine-collé, multi-plate and viscosity printing to create vibrant, colourful, embossed etchings.

What will be covered?

We will be working through the process of photo etching and experimenting with multi-plate printing. Create beautiful, traditional prints using metal plates with etching solution to produce finely drawn and richly textured images.

What should I bring?
Bring along sketch books, drawings, photographs or any images that you would like to use as reference/inspiration.

What should I wear?
Printmaking can be messy, so please wear practical clothing. We'll provide aprons. Please note no sandals or open-toed footwear in the Print Studio.

What should I expect?
During the six weeks of the course you should learn the basics of multi-plate printing and creating plates using a variety of different methods.