Relief Printed Christmas Cards

Short Course


Join us for this festive workshop and print your own Christmas cards! Learn the basics of relief printing; how to design your artwork, prepare and cut your block and print your cards by hand. Take away a set of 20 cards (with envelopes), printed by you, to give to your loved ones this winter.

What will you learn?

Join us for a day in the studio to create your very own Christmas cards.

No previous experience necessary. You will be shown how to prepare your artwork (from digital or hand drawn images), how to carve your block using linocut tools, and print your cards by hand using a press. There are a selection of colours in the studio to choose from to add that perfect final touch to your prints.

Suitable for ages 13+


Topics covered:

  • A brief history of linocut and its terminology
  • How to produce 20 of your cards


* Children younger than 16 may be accompanied by a parent (at no extra cost). Please note these classes are not suitable for children younger than 13 years old due to the printmaking machinery/tools involved.


Available Date(s)

Sat 30 November 2019
11am - 1.30pm: 3 places available
2pm - 4.30pm: 4 places available


11am - 1.30pm
2pm - 4.30pm
2.5 hours

Course Tutor

Pandora Johnson

Suitable for Beginners

Suitable for ages 13+

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

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


Regular (£50)

Our regular rate is applicable if you are currently in full or part time employment.

Green Door Members

Members of Green Door Printmaking Studio receive 10% off all of our courses. Become a member of the studio today.

Concessions & Students

Concessionary Rate £45
Our concessionary rate is applicable if you are aged 60 years or older, aged 13 years or younger, and/or in receipt of any state benefits. Please note: undergraduate students are not eligible for our concessionary rate.

Student Rate £43
Our student rate is applicable if you are aged 13+ years, and in full-time education or currently studying towards an undergraduate or post-graduate degree.

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