This course will give you an opportunity to improve further various printmaking techniques. It will focus on advance level of intaglio methods such as hard and soft ground etching; printing multiple colour separations using screen-printing process and relief printing such as reduction lino. You will also be introduced to photo intaglio technique.
Teaching methods and subjects will be adjusted accordingly to the level of knowledge and depending on needs of the individual participants. Students will be encouraged to work independently to develop their own projects.
Prior basic experience and knowledge of printmaking is required.
Location: Plymouth College of Art, Tavistock Place
Start Time: 18:00
End Time: 21:00
Start Date: 09/01/17
End Date: 20/03/17
Week 1- 4
Hard ground and aquatint
Soft ground and chine-colle
Four colour separation screen-printing
Self-directed sessions to further develop individual projects
Please note the above schedule is only a guide and may vary depending on participants needs and level of skills.
Previous experience in printmaking or completion of the beginners course.
Materials and Equipment
No particular equipment is required for the course, however if you have materials such as pencils,rulers,scalpels etc. please feel free to bring them along.
You will be advised during the sessions if particular materials are required.
Please note that all courses are subject to student numbers and will only run if sufficient numbers are achieved. Plymouth College of Art reserves the right to cancel a course if insufficient student numbers are recruited.