Reduction Lino, two half-days
Fridays, 3 and 10 November 2023, 10.00-13.00
- 85 British pounds£85
- Linden Farm House, Baldwinholme
What you will learn A two-part course taking you from planning, design, cutting, registration through to final printing of a two-colour reduction linocut. Experience level It would be helpful if you have attended a full or half-day Linocut course or have some experience of Linocut to make the most of this course. Course programme Planning, design, block preparation and cutting. Accurate registration and printing first colour. Preparation for second colour. Second colour cutting and printing. Colour blends and editioning your prints. A range of teas, coffee and biscuits will be provided. What is included All basic materials such as paper, tools and equipment are provided. Other materials and printmaking papers will be available to buy during the course if you would like to try something a bit different or take some materials home to try. Preparing for the course You will be printing an A6 image but it does not need to be rectangular. Prepare a design that has two colours + white*. Think about the balance of colours, translucency and the relationship with the colour of the paper. *White paper will be provided but you are welcome to bring your own coloured paper if you have a particular end result in mind. Artist research: Pablo Picasso, Bryan Angus, Kit Boyd, Jane Walker. https://www.pinterest.co.uk/lindenstudio/linocut/ What next? After Reduction Lino you may enjoy Woodblock or Letterpress.
Cancellations and refunds If you cancel your booking more than three weeks before the course start date, you will be eligible for a refund, minus a 5% administration fee. I regret I cannot offer refunds for cancellations made less than three weeks before the course start date. At this point I will have already started making preparations including ordering materials, and it is less likely I will be able to fill your place. I cannot give refunds for failed attendance due to sickness or external circumstances. Transfers If you would like to transfer to another course, you can do this free of charge providing you let me know three weeks before the course start date. Bookings cannot be transferred with less than three week’s notice but if you are unable to attend on the day, bookings can be transferred to another person. In this case, please let me know as soon as you can so I can update the booking. Cancellation by Linden Print Studio Linden Print Studio reserves the right to cancel or postpone courses. If this happens I will try to give you at least a week’s notice and full refunds will be given.
Linden Farm House, Baldwinholme, Carlisle, CA5 6LJ