Hot Bed Press
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Relief Printing (lino & woodcut)

Weekend Course

This course is not currently on the schedule

Tutor: Martin Kochany

About the course:

This two-in-one course will give an in-depth look at the nuances and differences between cutting and printing lino and woodblock, illustrated with lots of examples and ideas. Work from simple but effective black and white compositions to more intricate cutting and moving on to multi-block printing. Learn some tricks of the trade such as best ways to prepare and cut lino and wood, how to achieve perfect results in inking and printing, colour mixing and ink consistency and how to sharpen your tools. Comparing and contrasting between lino and wood will highlight the characteristics and different approaches you can take to each process. Come away with a range of prints and a new understanding of relief printing.

Maximum of 9 people