Hot Bed Press
Hot Bed Press Printmakers' Studio | The Casket Works, Cow Lane, Salford. M5 4NB | Tel: 0161 743 3111 | Email: info@hotbedpress.org

Photopolymer Printing

2 days Course
Starting: Thursday 8th August 2019
Ending: Friday 9th August 2019
From: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Spaces available

Tutor: Lois Gilbert

About the course:

Discover the subtle tonal qualities and fine detail available through photopolymer plates using photographic imagery and hand drawn originals. You will learn how to make test strips and achieve perfect exposure of the plate to get great depth and tonal range from your original imagery. The plate is ‘developed’ in tap water; no need for acid or caustic solution. Go on to ink and print in different ways achieving perfect printing.

Lois Gilbert is Technician at Hot Bed Press and has researched and developed working with photopolymer plates with drawn and photographic images.

Cost: £130.00 / £110.00 members

Maximum of 8 people

If you would like to make a provisional booking for this course, please fill in your details below. Your place is not secure until payment has been made. Please contact the workshop on 0161 743 3111 during our office hours (Mon-Fri 10am – 5pm) to pay via Credit/Debit Card over the phone or arrange to make a bank transfer.