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Linocut Printmaking, Maker's Escape

  • St Paul's School 34 Strathpine Road Bald Hills, QLD, 4036 Australia (map)
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Linocut Printmaking at the Ministry of Handmade’s North Brisbane Maker’s Escape!

ABOUT THE MAKERS ESCAPE

Imagine an event where you can leave behind the cares of your everyday for a weekend and nurture your creative spirit . . . where you can celebrate slow, immerse yourself in making, learn new skills, enjoy great food and make new friends . . . that is Makers Escape North Brisbane.

Our two day creative workshop retreat will feature a wide range of exciting handmade workshops run by talented and passionate tutors with a heart for sharing their craft.

For more details about the retreat and to register, visit the Ministry of Handmade’s website

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP

Learn the skills of Linocut printmaking, and take home your very own hand-printed works on paper. Once learned, this versatile and accessible technique can be applied to the creation of artist’s books, textile design, poster design and limited edition prints.

This class will cover carving out your image from a lino matrix, line work and cutting techniques, safety, correct inking of a plate and hand printing. You will also be advised on how to hand colour your prints and introduce textures into your work. You will take home a striking set of your own prints, your lino plates and full instructions so you have the ability to print at home using this technique.

Earlier Event: September 23
Introduction to Linocut Printmaking
Later Event: November 11
Woodcut Printmaking Basics