2018/08/18 Screen Printing for Young Printmakers

£55.00

Sat 18 August 2018
11am – 3pm

3 places available

Clear

Description

Experiment with screen printing in this course designed for young printmakers between 13-21 years old *.

Duration
1 day

4 Hours
11am - 3pm

Young Printmakers
Suitable for beginners

Suitable for
13-21 years old

What will you learn?

Create your own prints from your original designs in a supportive environment. Learn about and experiment with mixing your own colours. Print onto different paper types and produce a number of prints towards your portfolio.

A screen print (also referred to as a serigraph or silk screen) is a planographic method of printmaking using stencil techniques and is utilised for both fine art reproduction on to paper and surface textile printing.

This course offers a multitude of different inspiring and encouraging outcomes that span the classic world of fine art printmaking to commercial product design.

 

Information for Parents / Guardians:

Students applying for this course do not need any previous experience of printmaking and are not required to be currently studying towards an education in the Arts.

All students are welcome to attend the course alone, or bring along a parent (at no additional charge).

Green Door are offering these courses to any young person who is interested in printmaking, but may not have any access to the facilities required in order to produce their own prints.

* Children younger than 13 must be accompanied by a parent. Please note these classes are not suitable for children younger than 12 years old due to the printmaking machinery/tools involved.

All materials and notes are included in the price of this workshop. No previous experience of printmaking is required.

Topics covered:

  • A brief history of screen printing and its terminology
  • Paper types, tools and materials in printmaking
  • How to produce your own prints using the methods covered
  • How to sign and edition your prints

 

For details about what to prepare before for your course begins, please read through this page.

All materials and notes are included in the price of this workshop. No previous experience of printmaking is required.

 

Additional information

Date

Sat 14 July 2018, Sat 18 August 2018

Time(s)

11am – 3pm

Duration

4 hours

Course Tutor(s)

Pandora Johnson

Pricing

Student £55