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Covid-19 update November 2020

Following the latest Government announcement, we will be reopening from Thursday 3rd December until Christmas. If you are booked on a course with us in December you will have been contacted by us.

The procedures we had in place prior to lock down will continue to be in place and regularly reviewed to ensure that we continue to be a Covid secure environment. Here are our Covid Secure Procedures.

All of our courses and workshop sessions until the end of March are now available here on the courses page.

Take a look at our course programme

Courses into the Spring 2021

Courses January - March 2021

Supervised Practice

Saturday 9th January 10am - 2pm - £40

Supervised practice days are for people with some printmaking experience. These are not taught courses but there is technical support. Great if you want to produce your own work.

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First Steps in Linocut - 4 week course

Monday 11th January - 1st February 2pm - 4:30pm £115

An ideal course for anyone who wants to start linocutting. We begin with useful exercises to help you handle the tools and understand the balance of black and white and move on to create your very first linocut print.

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Supervised Practice

Saturday 6th February 10am - 2pm - £40

Another opportunity to use the workshop facilities to carry on developing your printmaking skills with technical support.

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Supervised Practice

Saturday 6th March 10am - 2pm - £40

For people with some printmaking experience to continue to develop your printmaking skills with technical support.

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Paste Paper and Bookbinding weekend

13th-14th March 10am - 4:30pm £140

Paste Paper is a traditional technique for making decorative papers. Learn how to make unique decorative papers and use them for covering your own handmade books.

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Scheduled courses

Our programme ranges from one or two day workshops that focus on a particular printmaking technique to longer courses for beginners and improvers and our Foundation in Printmaking that will make you an all round better printmaker.

Follow this link to download a booking form for courses and supervised practice sessions

Bespoke courses

We can arrange one-to-one tuition for individuals in specific printmaking techniques or tailored courses for groups of all levels in a wide range of techniques.

If you would like to find out more about bespoke courses or group bookings, call Sarah on 07790 870558 or Katherine on 07814 016563 to talk it through

1 2 1 tuition

We offer 1 2 1 tuition for individuals who require a focused session on a particular printmaking technique. In recent years we have worked with trainee teachers, tutors working in further and higher education and members of the public who are unable to attend our scheduled courses.
1 2 1 sessions can be booked on any day convenient to you when we do not have a scheduled course running. Contact us for prices and to discuss this further or to book 1 2 1 tuition.

Thank-you for a lovely afternoon last Monday, I really enjoyed it. I have now got a whole lot of ideas whirling around my head and I just need a block of uninterrupted time to execute them.
Quoted from a recent 1 2 1 participant.