- This event has passed.
Lino Cutting Workshop
May 12, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm£25
Single Colour Lino Cutting with Sarah Holden
This is a simple but eﬀective way to print, and can be done in a variety of settings.
• Lino tools
• drawing materials
• tracing paper
• lino blocks
• masking tape
• wooden spoons
• block printing ink
• bench hook
• paint palettes
• medium weight paper
• scrap paper/card
The session will be split into two distinct sections. Creating a design and cutting out the design, inking and printing. Each participant will aim to create a single colour A5 greetings card.
Sarah will explain the fundamental aspects of relief printing, taking the participants through the history, terminology and various options in categories such as lino choice and paper weights. She will then demonstrate how to create a design, to transfer your design onto a piece of lino and how to cut into lino safely. She will also show a range of mark making techniques for the you to try.
In the second part Sarah will show the participants how to ink their plates and print their works. She will also demonstrate diﬀerent inking and printing techniques and how to print on to diﬀerent papers.
Cost is £25 per person. Pre-booking is essential on email@example.com.