Lino Printing Wrapping Paper, Essex

block printing at slamseys
FRIDAY 25 OCTOBER 2019

It’s time to start feeling festive! Get in the mood by hand printing your own wrapping paper using lino.

COURSE CONTENT

 The morning starts with a quick introduction to the process and how to work with soft-cut lino and then we will begin making our blocks. You’ll choose whether to make one larger block, or two smaller ones and will print them onto brown paper.

 You will leave with… one or two sheets of brown paper printed with your designs and your lino blocks that you can continue to print with at home. Lino kits will be available to buy on the day if you would like to keep making stamps at home.

WHO IS THIS FESTIVE PRINTMAKING WORKSHOP FOR?

This class is perfect for beginners to printing or those with some experience who need a bit of space to spread out in.

MATERIALS AND EQUIPMENT

All printmaking tools, materials and equipment will be provided. Please bring your sketchbook, basic drawing materials and some design ideas and reference material to work from.

IMPORTANT DETAILS

Group size is limited to 6 people, to give you plenty of space to work in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. There will be opportunities to ask questions throughout the session. Please arrive at 09:30 for a cup of tea or coffee and introductions. The workshop will finish between 13:00 and 13:30, but please note that times may vary depending on the speed at which you work. Teas and coffees are provided throughout.

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