Past courses and events

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1 day
Starts: 03/03/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Printmaking Without a Press #1
Jayne Wallett

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Combine experimental processes and easily available materials to extend your printmaking range with this one-day course for both beginner and intermediate level.

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1 day
Starts: 24/03/2018
Time: 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Printmaking Without a Press #2
Jayne Wallett

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Combine experimental processes and easily available materials to extend your printmaking range with this one-day course for both beginner and intermediate level.

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1.5 hours meeting. Space is wheelchair acessible.
Starts: 10/05/2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Meeting: Wivenhoe Market
n/a

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Meeting about the New Wivenhoe Market. If you are a local maker, producer, grower, craft person or can offer some positive input and ideas about rebirth of the new market please come along. OPEN TO ALL PLEASE SHARE…

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1.5 hours
Starts: 18/05/2018
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Meet the Press!
Natalie Eldred

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Learn how to set up and use the two Polymetaal presses for relief and intaglio printing. FREE SESSION BUT PLEASE BOOK ONLINE OR EMAIL US…

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1.5 hours
Starts: 21/05/2018
Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Meet the Press!
John Wallett

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Learn how to set up and use the two Polymetaal presses for relief and intaglio printing. FREE SESSION BUT PLEASE BOOK ONLINE OR EMAIL US…

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Weekend workshop (Sat/Sun)
Starts: 02/06/2018 - 03/06/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hand Made Books Weekend
Jayne Wallett

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A two-day introduction to making and binding your own books. Learn a range of bookbinding stitches, make a diary/sketchbook, bind together a set of prints or artwork, make or alter an existing book using found materials, print your own endpapers.

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members meeting
Starts: 02/06/2018
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Printworks Keyholders
n/a

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General printworks business meeting: no public details available for this event. If you are interested to get involved please email info@wivenhoeprint.works or see bit.ly/wivprintmembership for more details.

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Saturdays
Starts: 16/06/2018 - 17/06/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Weekend Monoprinting Course (POSTPONED)
Natalie Eldred & Jeannie McCarthy

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Apologies: course postponed. See August 25th for first in new series of Saturday Monoprint sessions.

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10-3 with lunchbreak
Starts: 24/06/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Solar Plate: Relief & Intaglio (IN-HOUSE)
Andy Brooke

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(course rescheduled as a one-day in-house workshop)

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Four consecutive weeks
Starts: 04/07/2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Mixed Media with Printmaking (1 of 4)
Jayne Wallett

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Open to anyone who wants to put together series of images using a variety of mixed media techniques.

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Starts: 06/07/2018 - 09/07/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Joe Lichtenstein – Wivenhoe in Charcoal


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Joe Lichtenstein sees Wivenhoe through a charcoal lens, capturing its mesmeric charm and sweeping vistas as they abut the solid lines of fences, pylons and telegraph poles.

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Four-week evening class.
Starts: 11/07/2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Mixed Media with Printmaking (2 of 4)
Jayne Wallett

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Open to anyone who wants to put together series of images using a variety of mixed media techniques. TO BOOK PLEASE EMAIL JAYWALLETT@AOL.COM

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Four-week evening class.
Starts: 18/07/2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Mixed Media with Printmaking (3 of 4)
Jayne Wallett

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Open to anyone who wants to put together series of images using a variety of mixed media techniques. TO BOOK PLEASE EMAIL JAYWALLETT@AOL.COM

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Four-week evening class.
Starts: 25/07/2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Mixed Media with Printmaking (4 of 4)
Jayne Wallett

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Open to anyone who wants to put together series of images using a variety of mixed media techniques. TO BOOK PLEASE EMAIL JAYWALLETT@AOL.COM

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6 hours
Starts: 05/08/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Print Your Garden (1/2)
Natalie Eldred

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First of two afternoons dabbling with a number of different forms of printmaking. Our inspiration for these fun & creative afternoons will be gardens and all things floral.

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Starts: 08/08/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Come and Try
John Wallett/ Natalie Eldred

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An opportunity to come in and try a range of printmaking techniques including basic Linocut and Drypoint. Beginners very welcome, no previous experience necessary..

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All day 10am-4pm with lunchbreak
Starts: 19/08/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Solar Plate for Relief (Beginners)
Tutor: Andy Brooke

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One day beginner-level intro to Photopolymer (‘Solar Plate’) relief printmaking. Also recommended as basis for second (intaglio) day on Sunday 26th.

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10am-4pm +lunchbreak
Starts: 26/08/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Solar Plate: Intaglio
Tutor: Andy Brooke

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Second of a two-Sunday course making ‘Solar Plates’, the modern photo-polymer alternative to traditional acid etching. In this follow-up session you will make and print from an intaglio plate using textured or half-tone artwork prepared earlier.

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2-5:30pm
Starts: 01/09/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
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Mono print with the Press
Tutor: Natalie Eldred

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Using pencil cut outs and collaged elements you will create unique and varied prints using the press.

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2-5:30pm
Starts: 01/09/2018
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Monoprint 1
Tutor: Natalie Eldred

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Using pencil cut outs and collaged elements you will create unique and varied prints using both the Intaglio press and by hand.

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Starts: 08/09/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Open Studios


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Workshop open each weekend throughout the Colchester and Tendring Open Studios period (8th-23rd September)… Studio show plus examples of different print processes/materials. All welcome!

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10am-4pm
Starts: 09/09/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Open Studios


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Studio show with examples of different print processes and materials. All welcome!

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10am-8pm
Starts: 15/09/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Open Studios


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Open Studio show continues this weekend…

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Late opening to 8pm
Starts: 16/09/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Open Studios


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Open Studios Wivenhoe Weekend… late opening to 8pm!

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Starts: 22/09/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Open Studios


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Open Studio continues…

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Starts: 23/09/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Open Studios


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Printworks Open Studio Show continues…

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All day 10am-6pm...
Starts: 29/09/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Open Studios


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Printworks Open Studio Show (Final Weekend!)

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Open all day until 6pm...
Starts: 30/09/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Open Studios


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Printworks Open Studio Show (Last Day!)

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2-5:30pm
Starts: 06/10/2018
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Monoprint 2
Tutor: Jeannie McCarthy

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Explore line, tone & pattern through a range of monoprint techniques.

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All day 10am-4pm with lunchbreak
Starts: 13/10/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Loveletters #1
Tutor: John Wallett

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We start by looking at examples of creative type and letterforms, then using a variety of simple media (cut-paper, collage and laser copy) we prepare and print a set of dramatic typographic posters.

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2-5:30pm
Starts: 20/10/2018
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Artwork for printmaking
Tutor: John Wallett

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A half-day session preparing black and white transparency artwork using a mixture of traditional media combined with laser printers and copiers. You will make high quality transparency artwork and see how to transfer this onto relief or intaglio printing plates.

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2-5:30pm
Starts: 03/11/2018
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Monoprint 3
Tutor: Natalie Eldred

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Monoprinting session… work in a painterly way with a number of experimental techniques directly on the plate, using both the press hand-printing techniques.

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One-day workshop (10am-4pm)
Starts: 10/11/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Beginning Bookbinding
Jayne Wallett

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A one-day introduction to making and binding your own books. Learn a range of bookbinding stitches, make a diary/sketchbook, bind together a set of prints or artwork, make or alter an existing book using found materials…

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All day 10am-4pm with lunchbreak
Starts: 17/11/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Print Your Own Christmas Cards
Tutors: Jayne John Wallett

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Print your own batch of Christmas Cards from start to finish. All materials provided including matching blank cards and envelopes …you just need to buy the stamps!

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All day 10am-4pm with lunchbreak
Starts: 18/11/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Print Your Own Christmas Cards (2)
Tutors: Jayne John Wallett

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Print your own batch of Christmas Cards from start to finish. All materials provided including matching blank cards and envelopes …you just need to buy the stamps!

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10am-4pm
Starts: 24/11/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Intermediate Drypoint
Tutor: (to be confirmed)

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Work directly into plastic and metal plates with stylus or scraper, creating tone and texture with abrasives rasps and rollers, ink, wipe & set rollers, choose inks & papers…

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2-5:30pm
Starts: 01/12/2018
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Japanese Woodblock Printing
Tutors: Natalie Eldred & Jeannie McCarthy

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This is a very special intro workshop exploring a technique that can be applied to both fine traditional prints and also more experimental and abstract work.

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2-5:30pm
Starts: 08/12/2018
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Japanese Woodblock Printing (2)
Tutors: Jeannie McCarthy

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This is a very special intro workshop exploring a technique that can be applied to both fine traditional prints and also more experimental and abstract work.

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All day 10am-5pm with lunchbreak
Starts: 09/12/2018
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Print Your Own Christmas Cards (3)
Tutors: John Wallett

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Print your own batch of Christmas Cards from start to finish. All materials provided including matching blank cards and envelopes …you just need to buy the stamps!

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2 hours
Starts: 17/01/2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Intro Session
Tutor: John Wallett

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Non-technical intro to Printworks and the facilities we offer. Recommended for all new users.

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10am-4pm + lunchbreak
Starts: 26/01/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Photostencil Screenprint
Tutor: Andy Brooke

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Use artwork and UV light to make photo-stencils for screen printing which will last for many printing editions. In the afternoon there will be time to print off multiple versions of the image, and experiment with different coloured inks.

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2-5:30pm
Starts: 27/01/2019
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Japanese Woodblock Printing
Tutor: Jeannie McCarthy

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This is a very special intro workshop exploring a technique that can be applied to both fine traditional prints and also more experimental and abstract work.

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APOLOGIES THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELLED
Starts: 31/01/2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Kitchen Sink Print Lab: Intro
Tutors: Eliza Kentridge and John Wallett

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In this first session we introduce a heady mix of new- and old-tech processes that combine art, print and kitchen sink science!

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10am-4pm + lunchbreak
Starts: 02/02/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Dry Point with Chine-collé
Eliza Kentridge

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A full day DryPoint Etching course, which will include the basics of using Chine Colle to add colour and interest to your prints. Chine Colle is a form of collaged paper technique.

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10am-5pm + lunchbreak
Starts: 03/02/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Solar Plate (Photopolymer) for Relief and Intaglio
Tutor: John Wallett

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A further day exploring the tonal and textural range of this alternative to traditional etching. In this one day session we will make and print a one- or two-colour photopolymer plate.

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Three hours 10am-1pm
Starts: 06/02/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Etching Basics
Tutor: Kit Leese

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This first session will look at the rich and varied textures and tones that only metal plate etching can provide, and will explain how these can be achieved using non-hazardous chemistry including Ferric Chloride and traditional copper plates; an essential primer to anyone interested in doing our one-day Etching workshop later in the month!

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2 hours
Starts: 07/02/2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Intro Session
Tutor: (to be confirmed)

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Non-technical intro to Printworks and the facilities we offer. Recommended for all new users.

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10am-4pm + lunch break.
Starts: 09/02/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Lino Cutting with Simon Peecock
Tutor: Simon Peecock

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A one day workshop aimed at beginners but could also suit those with some experience. You will cover the basic skills necessary for carving a successful lino plate (tools provided) and print it in one colour, using both hand printing methods and a press.

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2 hours
Starts: 14/02/2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Tinfoil + Coca-Cola Lithography
Tutors: Eliza Kentridge and John Wallett

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In this experimental session we roll our sleeves up and have a go at making lithograph prints using kitchen tinfoil and Coca-Cola.

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3.5 hours
Starts: 18/02/2019
Time: 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Make Your Own Stamp – family friendly
Natalie Eldred

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Spend a few hours making a few stamps of your own design, using fab foam and blocks. By the end of the session you will have carved a professional rubber stamp to take home with you. Bring simple designs of your own in black and white, or use designs that the tutor will provide. Use your stamp to make a personal logo!

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2 hours
Starts: 21/02/2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Intro Session
Tutor: (to be confirmed)

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Non-technical intro to Printworks and the facilities we offer. Recommended for all new users.

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10am-4pm + lunchbreak
Starts: 22/02/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Etching: Copper Plate and Ferric Chloride
Tutor: Kit Leese

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This one-day workshop will introduce you to the theory and practice of preparing, etching and printing from a Copper plate using Ferric Chloride, a non-toxic alternative to old style Nitric Acid.

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10am-4pm + lunchbreak
Starts: 23/02/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Japanese Woodblock Printing
Tutor: Jeannie McCarthy

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This is a very special workshop exploring a technique that can be applied to both fine traditional prints and also more experimental and abstract work.

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2 hours
Starts: 28/02/2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Laser Cutting Lino, Wood & Plastic Plates
Tutor: Douglas Dodds

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In this mash up of laser-tech and traditional print we demo using a laser cutter to engrave relief and etching plates in a range of different materials.

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3 hours
Starts: 07/03/2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Cyanotype: Printing With Light
Tutor: Jacob Wallett

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Create stunning, deep-blue Cyanotypes from hand-drawn artwork or found objects using a process that can be done safely at home.

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10am-4pm + lunchbreak
Starts: 09/03/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Screenprint on Fabric
Tutor: Natalie Eldred

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Explore the possibilities of printing onto fabrics like tee-shirts, bags, small flags or banners, making sample swatches and as a component of collage or applique.

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5 hours with a one hour lunch break
Starts: 21/03/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Home Screen Printing
Natalie Eldred

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During this one day course you will learn all that you need to know to be able to print your own images at home or in the workshop…

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10:30am-3:30pm
Starts: 02/04/2019
Time: 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Relief Print Workshop
Tutor: (to be confirmed)

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Come in and use the workshop to develop and proof your relief plates: lino, vinyl, woodblock. Technician/tutor on hand all day for support, help and guidance. Not a taught class.

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Starts: 13/04/2019
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Design by Accident
Artists: Richard Baxter, Andy Brooke, Jean McNeil

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Joint show with a photographer, potter and a printmaker, all of us exploring the idea of accidental design or order out of chaos

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11am-4pm

Starts: 14/04/2019
Time: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Design by Accident
Artists: Richard Baxter, Andy Brooke, Jean McNeil

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Show continues this Sunday and next weekend…

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Open 11am-4pm

Starts: 20/04/2019
Time: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Design by Accident


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Show continues over Easter weekend

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Open all day Easter Sunday 11am-4pm

Starts: 21/04/2019
Time: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Design by Accident


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Final day of show.

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2pm-5:30pm
Starts: 07/05/2019
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Relief Print Workshop pm
Tutor: Jeannie McCarthy

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Come in and use the workshop to develop and proof your relief plates: lino, vinyl, woodblock. Technician/tutor on hand all day for support, help and guidance. Not a taught class.

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10am-12:30pm
Starts: 11/05/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Collage ‘zine launch & workshop
Tutors: Olivia Browne and Sylwia Kramarz

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DEFACED ‘zine launch and free drop in collage workshop as part of World Collage Day…

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Starts: 11/05/2019
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Collotype 1


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Freely explore a variety of materials to create a printing plate using a collage of different materials… create textures, design patterns and surreal / abstract forms and print them using relief, intaglio (etching) and embossing printing processes.

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3.5 hours
Starts: 25/05/2019
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Collotype 2
Natalie Eldred

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Freely explore a variety of collage materials to create textures, design patterns and surreal or abstract forms to print using relief, etching or embossing print processes.

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2pm-5pm
Starts: 26/05/2019
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Copper Plate Etching Using Ferric Chloride (May)
Tutor: (to be confirmed)

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This one-day workshop will introduce you to preparing, etching and printing from a Copper plate using Ferric Chloride (a non-toxic alternative to old style Nitric Acid).

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10am-4pm + lunchbreak
Starts: 16/06/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Copper Plate Etching Using Ferric Chloride (June)
Tutor: John Wallett

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This one-day workshop will introduce you to preparing, etching and printing from a Copper plate using Ferric Chloride (a non-toxic alternative to old style Nitric Acid).

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Starts: 20/06/2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Kitchen Sink Etching 20/06


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Tonight’s session on etching copper and aluminium has been postponed. Please email if you are interested to attend at a later date.

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10am-1pm
Starts: 22/06/2019 - 23/06/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Reduction lino printing for beginners (two colour)
Tutor: Simon Peecock

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Beginners welcome and would also suit those with some experience who want to explore multi-colour lino printing further. Scope to carry on after lunch if you want to continue working on your plates or other lino/relief work.

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Starts: 28/06/2019 - 01/07/2019
Time: 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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EXHIBITION: THIS IS THE PLACE
Artist: Eliza Kentridge

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Eliza Kentridge explores notions of home, comfort and loss in artworks using a variety of techniques… drypoint etching, lino printing, hand embroidery and collage.

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2pm-5:30pm
Starts: 02/07/2019
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Relief Print Workshop Drop-in Session
Tutor: Jonathan Hawkins

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Come in and use the workshop to develop and proof your relief plates: lino, vinyl, woodblock. Technician/tutor on hand all day for support, help and guidance. Not a taught class.

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3 hours
Starts: 04/07/2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Kitchen Sink Etching 04/07
Tutor: John Wallett

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Forget traditional techniques as tonight we turn instead to stuff like car spray-paint and wire wool to create great textures and tones for etching and engraving. Another fast and furious evening of kitchen sink printmaking!

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5 hours
Starts: 27/07/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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From Sketchbook to Print
Tutor: Natalie Eldred

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In this loose and informal workshop we will choose an item from your sketchbook (or own work), to develop into a print. We will work the same image through at least two different print processes, giving you an opportunity to compare and contrast these processes and further develop your own work as you do so. 

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Starts: 14/09/2019 - 15/09/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Open Studios


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Workshop open 14th-15th September… Studio show plus examples of different print processes/materials. All welcome!

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5 hours
Starts: 14/10/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Screen Print on Paper
Tutor: Natalie Eldred

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In this one day workshop you will produce a two colour screen print, making an edition of 20 prints.

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Half-day session
Starts: 24/10/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
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MP1: Direct Mono Print
Tutor: Natalie Eldred

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In the first of the three sessions, led by Natalie Eldred, we will explore making prints by working directly onto the plate, printing both by hand and using the press, using colour and reduction methods.

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Half-day session
Starts: 26/10/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Collograph 1
Tutor: Natalie Eldred

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Make an experimental printing plate using collage materials.

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5 hours with a one hour lunch break
Starts: 16/11/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Screen Print Photo Stencil
Tutor: Natalie Eldred

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In this one day workshop you will learn how to make a screen printed image from a photo or drawing.

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Half-day session
Starts: 23/11/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Collograph 2
Tutor: Natalie Eldred

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Make an experimental printing plate using collage materials.

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3.5 hours
Starts: 24/11/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
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Rubber Stamps for Christmas
Natalie Eldred

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Make & print a simple rubber stamp – come alone or with a child, make Christmas cards! use our designs or bring your own one. Take your stamp home to use over and over again!

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3.5 hours
Starts: 28/11/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
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MP2: Drawing with Mono Print
Natalie Eldred

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In this session we will use the inked plate to draw from life, creating one-off works using line and tone.

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Friday evening and successive Fridays through to mid-December
Starts: 29/11/2019
Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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‘Wivenhoe Art Trail’ Christmas 2019 Opening Night


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Achance to look round sixteen local venues and art spaces, have a relaxed chat to the artists and craft-makers, and maybe buy some attractive and unique but also very affordable pieces of work…

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5 hours (plus lunch break)
Starts: 30/11/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Print on Fabric
Tutors: Natalie Eldred & Eliza Kentridge

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Printing onto fabric using woodblocks and screen printing.

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5 hours
Starts: 01/12/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Japanese Wood Cut
Tutor: Jeannie McCarthy

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Try your hand at making a woodcut print using traditional Japanese methods, ink and paper.

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3.5 hours
Starts: 08/12/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
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Rubber Stamps for Christmas
Tutor: Natalie Eldred

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Make & print a simple rubber stamp – come alone or with a child, make Christmas cards! use our designs or bring your own one. Take your stamp home to use over and over again!

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3.5 hours
Starts: 12/12/2019
Time: 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
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MP3: mono printing with the press
Tutor: Natalie Eldred

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Focusing on mono-printing techniques in this final session, we will play with found objects, natural materials and the press, to create unique abstract pieces – no drawing required!

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3 hours
Starts: 24/01/2020
Time: 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Drawing Together: The Light & The Darkness
Tutor: Natalie Eldred

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January: the days are still short, the nights long, the weather often grey and dismal –  so let’s celebrate this time of year by drawing together – and studying the light and the darkness.

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7 hours total
Starts: 25/01/2020
Time: 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
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2 Colour Lino Cut – Part 1


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A two-morning course in the reduction method for producing a two-colour lino print, run by Brightlingsea-based printmaker, Simon Peecock

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7 hours total
Starts: 26/01/2020
Time: 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
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2 Colour Lino Cut – Part 2
Tutor: Simon Peecock

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A two-morning course in the reduction method for producing a two-colour lino print. Run by Brightlingsea-based professional printmaker, Simon Peecock.

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7hours over 2 days plus optional extra studio time
Starts: 01/02/2020 - 02/02/2020
Time: 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
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2 Colour Lino Cut (repeat course)
Tutor: Simon Peecock

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A two-morning course in the reduction method for producing two-colour lino print. The workshop will remain open and staffed throughout both afternoons so there will be plenty of opportunity to continue printing after Simon’s taught sessions finish at 1:30.

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1.5 to 2 hours
Starts: 16/02/2020
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Meet the Press (02/16)
Tutors: John Wallett and Natalie Eldred

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A great intro to the basic workshop setup, use of presses, tools and other essential facilities. If you are new to printmaking or need a quick refresher then this is the number one session for you!

LOCATION: WIVENHOE PRINTWORKS

 

Two and a half hours
Starts: 27/02/2020
Time: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Kitchen Sink Print Labs ‘Electro-Etching’
Tutor: John Wallett

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Cyanotype, Tinfoil/CocaCola Litho, Bio-Printing… Just a few of the topics in the new ‘2020 Kitchen Sink Print Lab’ sessions, famed throughout the Eastern Hemisphere! Bookings now open and kicking off the 2020 programme tonight with the amazing ‘Electro-Etching’ mini-series.

LOCATION: WIVENHOE PRINTWORKS

 

1.5 to 2 hours
Starts: 28/02/2020
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Meet the Press (02/28)
Tutors: John Wallett and Natalie Eldred

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A great intro to the basic workshop setup, use of presses, tools and other essential facilities. If you are new to printmaking or need a quick refresher then this is the number one session for you!

LOCATION: WIVENHOE PRINTWORKS

 

3 hours
Starts: 28/02/2020
Time: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Drawing Together: The Light & The Darkness
Tutor: Natalie Eldred

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The days are still short, the nights long, the weather cold –  so let’s celebrate this time of year by drawing together – and studying the light and the darkness.

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5.5 hrs
Starts: 01/03/2020
Time: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Collagraph: Printing with Collage
Tutor: Natalie Eldred

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Enjoy spending time creating a simple collotype plate which can be used for printing in both intaglio & relief methods.

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Two and a half hours
Starts: 05/03/2020
Time: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Kitchen Sink Print Labs ‘Electro-Etching’ (repeat)
Tutor: John Wallett

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For anyone who couldn’t make it last week we are running a repeat of the first session in the ‘Electro-Etching’ mini-series.

LOCATION: WIVENHOE PRINTWORKS

 

1.5 to 2 hours
Starts: 07/03/2020
Time: 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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Meet the Press (03/07)
Tutors: John Wallett and Natalie Eldred

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A great intro to the basic workshop setup, use of presses, tools and other essential facilities. If you are new to printmaking or need a quick refresher then this is the number one session for you!

LOCATION: WIVENHOE PRINTWORKS

 


Starts: 12/03/2020
Time: 10:15 am - 12:15 pm
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Workshop Booking: J Wallett


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The workshop has been booked for a meeting this morning…

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1.5 to 2 hours
Starts: 12/03/2020
Time: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Meet the Press (03/12)
Tutors: John Wallett and Natalie Eldred

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A great intro to the basic workshop setup, use of presses, tools and other essential facilities. If you are new to printmaking or need a quick refresher then this is the number one session for you!

LOCATION: WIVENHOE PRINTWORKS

 

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