Patrick is be running a series of four one-day print classes, running from September 2018 to June 2019, exploring a range of printmaking techniques including monoprint, collograph, etching and linocut.
All are on Saturdays 10am to 4pm
Price - each workshop £75
All materials included (bring your own lunch)
WALKING IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF REMBRANDT:15th September 2018
Preparing a ground zinc plate, then drawing and etching to produce a fine art print
THE WORLD OF COLLOGRAPHS
26th January 2019
FULL! Let us know if you'd like to join the reserve list...
Creating a built-up intaglio using collage materials, sealing and inking the plate, then producing a unique print
LINO CUTTING & THE DEMOCRACY OF PRINT
9th March 2019
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Lino cutting and printing a fine art print
MONOPRINTING AND THE PAINTERLY PRINT
6th April 2019 One space left!
4th May 2019 Spaces - get in touch to book..
Monoprinting using drawing and masking techniques – experimenting with the very direct printing technique
The plan is that if you book on to all four, you'll end up with a great overview of print techniques.
During the year we're also hoping offering 'open print' days for anyone on these courses - time with access to the presses, with Patrick on hand for tuition and guidance.
Please do get in touch if you are interested in signing up!
Patrick Smith is an accomplished artist practising in fine art and printmaking. He has work in many private collections both nationally and internationally. Patrick studied painting and printmaking at Leeds Metropolitan University where he was awarded the William Tier memorial award for Landscapes and Erasmus scholarship to train at the Utrecht School of the Arts in Holland. He has a long history of teaching and sharing his practice, having taught for many years to degree level plus running courses and workshops across the North:
Patrick's website : www.psmithstudio58.co.uk/