Etching with Aquatint with Karen Daye Hutchinson

JOIN ARTIST AND BPW MEMBER KAREN DAYE-HUTCHINSON ON THIS 4 WEEK ETCHING COURSE

Designed for beginners and those with some experience. During this course you will be given a hands-on introduction to etching on Copper. You will be shown how to make your own prints using a variety of techniques under the guidance of your experienced tutor. Etching is a medium with a long and varied history and can produce prints with great detail, richness and texture. The aim of this course is to give you an idea of the possibilities of the medium and a thorough introduction to working with hard and soft grounds (line, pattern and texture) as well as Aquatints (tones).

Description of requirements

Participants are asked to bring along some research or images to work from.  These could be drawings, magazine clippings, books, photographs; anything that will inspire you!

What you will achieve by the end

You will leave with a small edition etchings and a foundation on how to create editions of your image to share with others or adding to the growth of your printmaking and artistic practice.

 

All Materials are included. 

Additional copper plates can be purchased at £12 per A5 sheet

The course runs on four consecutive Friday evenings starting on Friday 4th June and continuing 11th/18th/25th June 6.00pm - 9.00pm

These are planned dates.

Our class sizes are limited to six 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

  • Aquatint 2
  • Aquatint 3
  • Aquatint 4
  • Aquatint 5
  • Aquatint 6

Event Details

Event Date: 
Friday 04 June 2021 -
18:00 to 21:00
Friday 11 June 2021 -
18:00 to 21:00
Friday 18 June 2021 -
18:00 to 21:00
Friday 25 June 2021 -
18:00 to 21:00

Category: 

BPW Workshop
Type of training: 
Evening

Cost

£120

Register for this event: 

Contact Details

[email protected] or telephone 02890 231 323

Address: 

Cotton Court
30-42 Waring Street
Belfast
BT1 2ED
United Kingdom