Screen printing weekend course

Screen printing techniques using water based Inks

14 – 15 Sep 2019
10:00 to 16:00
Tutor: Gillian Murray

This course will cover the basics and more advanced parts of screenprinting. Starting with paper stencils & blends and then learning how to make a photo emulsion stencil. Participants will create their own image by learning how to make stencils, ink mixing, coating & exposing a screen and printing their own edition of screenprints.

We will cover the following printmaking techniques:

  • Preparing a silkscreen
  • Image separation, using photographic and direct mark-making to build layers of colour
  • Registering your work for perfect prints
  • How to work with water based inks
  • Squeegee skills
  • Cleaning and maintaining the tool of the trade

Cost £100 members, £120 non-members

Spaces are first come first served so register your interest now