INTRODUCTION TO ETCHING with Josephine Mc Cormick
This popular introduction to etching course is back due to demand and interest in this foundation skill within fine art printmaking. This course is suitable for beginners or for those wishing to extend their creative skill in printmaking. In a supportive, friendly studio environment learn how to develop your drawing or image realised as an etching. You will be introduced to techniques such as; softground, hardground, aquatint and chine colle.
Etching is a rich, wonderful medium, to learn and produce art from. Bring your image or creative idea to the first session and in collaboration with our printmaking tutor Josephine McCormick create an etching. Explore the potential of etching and build up an image of your choice, working with hand-made printmaking papers, good quality inks and a printing press. All materials and a course handbook for your reference, is supplied.
Our class sizes are limited to 6 and only payment secures your place - if online booking is not for you please don't worry - you can still book and pay for classes by cash or cheque in person at the workshop, contact us prior to visiting, by email to: [email protected] or telephone 02890 231 323.