Description

In this introductory class you will be shown examples of linocut, learn the basic skills and process involved to produce your own work, including techniques for transcribing drawings or photographs into relief prints without a press. You will be given a comprehensive starter kit with tools to carve into the lino, plus ink and a brayer to print the image (many times over if desired)!

This entertaining and practical demonstration of DIY printmaking is a very useful tool for reproducing artwork and encourages creativity.  You'll leave feeling like a confident printmaker, with beautiful pieces to take home!

About Susan Jane Tee...

Susan's background is in advertising as a graphic designer/art director. She is now working as an educator in a preschool, enjoying doing creative activities with the children and taking adult classes in Printmaking and Outdoor Drawing at WEA.

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Class Schedule

Duration: 2 Hours

What you will learn
  • Versatile and accessible technique can be applied to the creation of artist’s books, textile design, poster design and limited edition prints
  • Cover carving out your image from a Silk Cut plate, line work and cutting techniques, safety, correct inking of a plate and hand printing
  • Hand colour your prints and introduce textures into your work
What you will get
  • Students will be provided with a full lino equipment (kits contain lino, a set of cutters, roller, ink and palette knife)
  • Ink, cutting tools, brayer, spatula, double sided mat and paper

What to bring
  • Clothes you don’t mind getting ink on
  • Black and white photo or drawing to turn into a print
What to wear

Casual


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Work-Shop

Vendor sincce 2014

Work-Shop is a creative concept that will broaden your horizons and help you unleash your inner awesome. We provide affordable short courses in life skills and alternative art. We’ve teamed up with Australia’s brightest creative minds to share their knowledge and help teach you a new skill.

From printmaking and stencil art through to music and gardening. From life skills and personal development through to blending tea and parkour, we offer a broad range of fun and creative short courses to suit our time poor lives. We will inspire you to pick up that pen, paintbrush, hammer or sewing machine and flick the switch that will kickstart a whole new way of life.

Locations: Sydney, Melbourne, Northern Rivers, Brisbane, Adelaide & Fremantle

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Cancelation & Refund Policy

REFUNDS

Work-Shop requires 72 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. The tickets are fully transferable. Email learn@work-shop.com.au to organise a refund.

CANCELLATIONS

We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes, however, let’s face it… sometimes shit happens! Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via email and entitled to a full refund or credit.

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Terms & Conditions

Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Work-Shop or organised by Work-Shop must agree to these terms and conditions.

1.) LIABILITY WAIVER

  •  Any damage, loss or theft incurred to personal property property brought into Work-Shop’s premises.
  • Any physical injuries sustained as a result of participating in any class or event organised by Work-Shop.

I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Work-Shop.


2.) PHOTO & VIDEO

I agree to give Work-Shop unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Work-Shop classes and events or on Work-Shop’s premises. (Don’t worry, we’ll only these use to show others how much of a rad time you’re having through social media, newsletters, blogs, website and general Work-Shop promo material)

3.) REFUNDS

Work-Shop requires 72 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. The tickets are fully transferable. Email learn@work-shop.com.au to organise a refund.

4.) CANCELLATIONS

We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes. Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via email and entitled to a full refund or credit.

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Johana

29 August 2016 • Linocut Printmaking (Sydney HQ)

It was wonderful to learn a new technique, and I loved the art space