Description

This workshop will show you how to create letterpress printing plates from film negatives and photopolymer plates. The text will be set using Adobe InDesign or PhotoShop software, and then printed to inkjet film. The film negative must be very opaque. Photopolymer plates can be made that have both line art and text on the one plate. The plates can be printed in black or in colour.

One-day workshop 10am-5pm. Workshop fee includes gst, vegetarian lunch and materials kit. Maximum 6 people.

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Class Schedule

Duration: 7 Hours

What you will learn
  • Create letterpress printing plates from film negatives and photopolymer plates.
  • Use Adobe InDesign or PhotoShop software, and then printed to inkjet film.
  • Photopolymer plates can be made that have both line art and text on the one plate.
What you will get
  • Includes vegetarian lunches and materials kit.

What to bring
  • Your interest to learn!
What to wear

Casual


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Dianne Longley

Vendor sincce 2015

In 2014 Dianne moved from Adelaide to Trentham in the Central Highlands of Victoria. Her art-work includes printmaking; encaustic, oil and pokerwork on wooden panels; artist books; on-glaze porcelain; and small scale bronze casting.

In her current work Dianne combines a cast of characters with cloudscapes and plant forms to create various scenarios. Her characters live in a world where nothing is certain.

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Cancelation & Refund Policy

Full payment or a 50% deposit is made at the time of registration. Balance of workshop payments can be made during the workshop.

Full refunds will only be made if your selected workshop/s are cancelled. If you give 14 days notice of withdrawal from a workshop you may swap your payment to another workshop within a 12 month period. All workshop fees include GST.

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Terms & Conditions

Workshops usually have a maximum of 6 participants to ensure individual attention. A materials kit is provided as part of the workshop fee for most workshops at AGAVE PRINT STUDIO. Additional materials can be purchased during or after a workshop. At Spring, Autumn and Summer School workshops some materials are charged separately as they can vary between the individual projects of participants.

On full-day workshops morning tea and a vegetarian lunch are provided. During half-day classes morning or afternoon tea is provided.

Many AGAVE PRINT STUDIO workshops and classes are suitable for beginners; if prior experience is necessary it is noted on the workshop description. The workshops introduce participants to exciting new printmaking processes, and suit a range of practioners. The workshops are particularly valuable for teachers and artists wanting to upgrade or extend their range of printmaking skills.

AGAVE PRINT STUDIO promotes a safe working environment.

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