Starts: 10 Apr 2024
This course will guide and enhance your understanding of collagraph. Collagraph printmaking holds huge potential for artists to make stunning work that might be very simple and bold or extremely complex, detailed, diverse, colourful and intriguing. The process involves skilful crafting of thin, robust plates using a wide range of materials including glues, textural surfaces, found and natural objects, tapes, paint, wire, string, carborundum and much more. Learn how to assess, control and incorporate materials to make plates can be printed in a variety of ways to produce potentially large fantastically beautiful prints. Beginners, intermediate and advanced students work and learn together in a friendly, vibrant, well equipped studio environment. Students are welcome to pursue their own printmaking projects assisted by the tutor whose aim is to help everyone gain deeper understanding, greater confidence and full outlet for their creative vision in a wide range of wonderful printmaking processes.