Introduction to Drypoint Printmaking | Sat 9th Nov 2019

drypoint printmaking

Drypoint printmaking is the most accessible form of intaglio printing.  As with all our courses the day is limited to just four people to ensure that you will get the best experience out of your time in the studio. We will introduce you to the basic drypoint techniques for single colour printing using drypoint plastic and paper drypoint plates. The day will include:

  • A brief study of examples of drypoint prints.
  • Introduction to the variety of materials that can be used as drypoint plates
  • Exploration of range of marks that can be made using drypoint tools.
  • Development of your design (at A6 size)
  • Use of drypoint tools to build up your design
  • Techniques to ink up your drypoint plate
  • Printing out your designs using a professional press

No previous experience required. All materials and lunch* will be provided. The course will be led by Lisa Hurcum and Hugh Davies. See photos from previous course.

* Lunch will be vegetarian/pescatarian using locally sourced products where possible. Please advise us in advance of any specific dietary requirements.

Please order tickets below or contact us if you have any queries.

Tickets are delivered by email. To ensure that your tickets are not marked as spam please add mail@paper-works.co.uk to your address book.

Terms and information

Please be aware that all courses are held on the first floor which is only accessible by stairs. Please contact us  before booking if you have mobility issues so we can endeavour to accommodate your needs. All participants must be over 18 unless otherwise stated. 

If you wish to cancel your booking then please contact us as soon as possible . We regret that refunds cannot be given for cancellations received less than two weeks before the start date of the course. We will offer alternative dates for cancellations up to 48 hours before the start of the course. If we need to cancel a course for whatever reason we will notify all participants as soon as possible and issue full refunds.

By booking you confirm you have read and agreed to these terms.

Introduction to Linocut Printing | Sat 12th Oct

Linocut

Linocut

Linocut is a great way to explore relief print making. As with all our courses the day is limited to just four people to ensure that you will get the best experience out of the day. The course will introduce you to the basic linocut techniques for single colour printing and will include:

  • A brief study of examples of linocut prints.
  • Exploration of range of marks that can be made using linocut tools.
  • Development of your design (up to 20cm x 15 cm in size)
  • Transfer of a design to Lino.
  • Use of linocut tools to carve your design
  • Techniques to ink up your linocut plate
  • Printing out your designs using a professional press

No previous experience required. All materials and lunch* will be provided. The course will be led by Lisa Hurcum and Hugh Davies. See photos from a previous linocut day course.

* Lunch will be vegetarian/pescatarian using locally sourced products where possible. Please advise us in advance of any specific dietary requirements.

Tickets

Please order tickets below or contact us if you have any queries.

Tickets are delivered by email. To ensure that your tickets are not marked as spam please add mail@paper-works.co.uk to your address book.

Terms and information

Please be aware that all courses are held on the first floor which is only accessible by stairs. Please contact us  before booking if you have mobility issues so we can endeavour to accommodate your needs. All participants must be over 18 unless otherwise stated. 

If you wish to cancel your booking then please contact us as soon as possible . We regret that refunds cannot be given for cancellations received less than two weeks before the start date of the course. We will offer alternative dates for cancellations up to 48 hours before the start of the course. If we need to cancel a course for whatever reason we will notify all participants as soon as possible and issue full refunds.

By booking you confirm you have read and agreed to these terms.

Easterly Artists : Power to the People : Heritage Open Days Exhibition

Power to the People: A group exhibition by artists group Easterly

The exhibition will be launched with a private view. You are welcome to attend the private view. Please register your interest by adding your name and email address to our email newsletter subscription.

Entry to the exhibition is free.

Friday 13th September to 22nd September open every day from 11am til 4pm

26th September to 5th October , Thursday, Fridays and Saturdays 11am to 4pm

 

 

Introduction to Drypoint Printmaking | Sat 13th July 2019

drypoint printmaking

Drypoint printmaking is the most accessible form of intaglio printing.  As with all our courses the day is limited to just four people to ensure that you will get the best experience out of your time in the studio. We will introduce you to the basic drypoint techniques for single colour printing using drypoint plastic and paper drypoint plates. The day will include:

  • A brief study of examples of drypoint prints.
  • Introduction to the variety of materials that can be used as drypoint plates
  • Exploration of range of marks that can be made using drypoint tools.
  • Development of your design (at A6 size)
  • Use of drypoint tools to build up your design
  • Techniques to ink up your drypoint plate
  • Printing out your designs using a professional press

No previous experience required. All materials and lunch* will be provided. The course will be led by Lisa Hurcum and Hugh Davies. See photos from previous course.

* Lunch will be vegetarian/pescatarian using locally sourced products where possible. Please advise us in advance of any specific dietary requirements.

Please order tickets below or contact us if you have any queries.

Tickets are delivered by email. To ensure that your tickets are not marked as spam please add mail@paper-works.co.uk to your address book.

Terms and information

Please be aware that all courses are held on the first floor which is only accessible by stairs. Please contact us  before booking if you have mobility issues so we can endeavour to accommodate your needs. All participants must be over 18 unless otherwise stated. 

If you wish to cancel your booking then please contact us as soon as possible . We regret that refunds cannot be given for cancellations received less than two weeks before the start date of the course. We will offer alternative dates for cancellations up to 48 hours before the start of the course. If we need to cancel a course for whatever reason we will notify all participants as soon as possible and issue full refunds.

By booking you confirm you have read and agreed to these terms.

Introduction to Linocut Printing | Sat 11th May

Linocut

Linocut

Linocut is a great way to explore relief print making. As with all our courses the day is limited to just four people to ensure that you will get the best experience out of the day. The course will introduce you to the basic linocut techniques for single colour printing and will include:

  • A brief study of examples of linocut prints.
  • Exploration of range of marks that can be made using linocut tools.
  • Development of your design (up to 20cm x 15 cm in size)
  • Transfer of a design to Lino.
  • Use of linocut tools to carve your design
  • Techniques to ink up your linocut plate
  • Printing out your designs using a professional press

No previous experience required. All materials and lunch* will be provided. The course will be led by Lisa Hurcum and Hugh Davies. See photos from a previous linocut day course.

* Lunch will be vegetarian/pescatarian using locally sourced products where possible. Please advise us in advance of any specific dietary requirements.

Tickets

Please order tickets below or contact us if you have any queries.

Tickets are delivered by email. To ensure that your tickets are not marked as spam please add mail@paper-works.co.uk to your address book.

Terms and information

Please be aware that all courses are held on the first floor which is only accessible by stairs. Please contact us  before booking if you have mobility issues so we can endeavour to accommodate your needs. All participants must be over 18 unless otherwise stated. 

If you wish to cancel your booking then please contact us as soon as possible . We regret that refunds cannot be given for cancellations received less than two weeks before the start date of the course. We will offer alternative dates for cancellations up to 48 hours before the start of the course. If we need to cancel a course for whatever reason we will notify all participants as soon as possible and issue full refunds.

By booking you confirm you have read and agreed to these terms.

Introduction to Drypoint Printmaking | Sat 27th April

drypoint printmaking

Drypoint printmaking is the most accessible form of intaglio printing.  As with all our courses the day is limited to just four people to ensure that you will get the best experience out of your time in the studio. We will introduce you to the basic drypoint techniques for single colour printing using drypoint plastic and paper drypoint plates. The day will include:

  • A brief study of examples of drypoint prints.
  • Introduction to the variety of materials that can be used as drypoint plates
  • Exploration of range of marks that can be made using drypoint tools.
  • Development of your design (at A6 size)
  • Use of drypoint tools to build up your design
  • Techniques to ink up your drypoint plate
  • Printing out your designs using a professional press

No previous experience required. All materials and lunch* will be provided. The course will be led by Lisa Hurcum and Hugh Davies. See photos from previous course.

* Lunch will be vegetarian/pescatarian using locally sourced products where possible. Please advise us in advance of any specific dietary requirements.

Please order tickets below or contact us if you have any queries.

Tickets are delivered by email. To ensure that your tickets are not marked as spam please add mail@paper-works.co.uk to your address book.

Terms and information

Please be aware that all courses are held on the first floor which is only accessible by stairs. Please contact us  before booking if you have mobility issues so we can endeavour to accommodate your needs. All participants must be over 18 unless otherwise stated. 

If you wish to cancel your booking then please contact us as soon as possible . We regret that refunds cannot be given for cancellations received less than two weeks before the start date of the course. We will offer alternative dates for cancellations up to 48 hours before the start of the course. If we need to cancel a course for whatever reason we will notify all participants as soon as possible and issue full refunds.

By booking you confirm you have read and agreed to these terms.

Easterly Artists Unit 22 the Britten Centre

Exhibition at Unit 22 The Britten Centre

A group exhibition by artists group Easterly including works by paper-works members.

The exhibition will be launched with a private view. You are welcome to attend the private view. Please register your interest by adding your name and email address to our email newsletter subscription.

Entry to the exhibition is free and it can be viewed between the hours of 11am and 4pm Thursday  to Saturday,

 

Photograms and pinholes | Sat 30th March

Photograms and Pinholes

An experimental workshop day exploring the basics of photochemical image making on paper through making images on light sensitive paper without a cameras and also with a simple lensless pinhole camera. by the end of the day you will take away photogram images on cyanotype paper a pinhole camera of your own and photographs taken with it.

Day Course

You will be on the course with a maximum of one other person to ensure that you will get the best experience out of the day. The course will introduce you to the basic  techniques for pinhole photography and photograms:

  • A brief study of examples of pinhole photographs and photograms
  • Preparation of cyanotype paper for photograms
  • Cyanotype exposure test strip
  • Creating and developing two A4 sized photograms with pre prepared cyanotype paper
  • Making a pinhole camera from a readymade container
  • Estimating exposure times
  • exposure test strips
  • taking photographs with your pinhole camera using positive photographic paper
  • processing your  photographs in the darkroom

No previous experience required. All materials and lunch* will be provided. The course will be led by Hugh Davies.

* Lunch will be vegetarian/pescatarian using locally sourced products where possible. Please advise us in advance of any specific dietary requirements.

Tickets

Please order tickets below or contact us if you have any queries.

Tickets are delivered by email. To ensure that your tickets are not marked as spam please add mail@paper-works.co.uk to your address book.

Terms and information

Please be aware that all courses are held on the first floor which is only accessible by stairs. Please contact us  before booking if you have mobility issues so we can endeavour to accommodate your needs. All participants must be over 18 unless otherwise stated. 

If you wish to cancel your booking then please contact us as soon as possible . We regret that refunds cannot be given for cancellations received less than two weeks before the start date of the course. We will offer alternative dates for cancellations up to 48 hours before the start of the course. If we need to cancel a course for whatever reason we will notify all participants as soon as possible and issue full refunds.

By booking you confirm you have read and agreed to these terms.

Introduction to Linocut Printing | Sat 23rd March

Linocut

Linocut

Linocut is a great way to explore relief print making. As with all our courses the day is limited to just four people to ensure that you will get the best experience out of the day. The course will introduce you to the basic linocut techniques for single colour printing and will include:

  • A brief study of examples of linocut prints.
  • Exploration of range of marks that can be made using linocut tools.
  • Development of your design (up to 20cm x 15 cm in size)
  • Transfer of a design to Lino.
  • Use of linocut tools to carve your design
  • Techniques to ink up your linocut plate
  • Printing out your designs using a professional press

No previous experience required. All materials and lunch* will be provided. The course will be led by Lisa Hurcum and Hugh Davies. See photos from a previous linocut day course.

* Lunch will be vegetarian/pescatarian using locally sourced products where possible. Please advise us in advance of any specific dietary requirements.

Tickets

Please order tickets below or contact us if you have any queries.

Tickets are delivered by email. To ensure that your tickets are not marked as spam please add mail@paper-works.co.uk to your address book.

Terms and information

Please be aware that all courses are held on the first floor which is only accessible by stairs. Please contact us  before booking if you have mobility issues so we can endeavour to accommodate your needs. All participants must be over 18 unless otherwise stated. 

If you wish to cancel your booking then please contact us as soon as possible . We regret that refunds cannot be given for cancellations received less than two weeks before the start date of the course. We will offer alternative dates for cancellations up to 48 hours before the start of the course. If we need to cancel a course for whatever reason we will notify all participants as soon as possible and issue full refunds.

By booking you confirm you have read and agreed to these terms.

Introduction to Drypoint Printmaking | Sat 23rd February

drypoint printmaking

Drypoint printmaking is the most accessible form of intaglio printing.  As with all our courses the day is limited to just four people to ensure that you will get the best experience out of your time in the studio. We will introduce you to the basic drypoint techniques for single colour printing using drypoint plastic and paper drypoint plates. The day will include:

  • A brief study of examples of drypoint prints.
  • Introduction to the variety of materials that can be used as drypoint plates
  • Exploration of range of marks that can be made using drypoint tools.
  • Development of your design (at A6 size)
  • Use of drypoint tools to build up your design
  • Techniques to ink up your drypoint plate
  • Printing out your designs using a professional press

No previous experience required. All materials and lunch* will be provided. The course will be led by Lisa Hurcum and Hugh Davies. See photos from previous course.

* Lunch will be vegetarian/pescatarian using locally sourced products where possible. Please advise us in advance of any specific dietary requirements.

Please order tickets below or contact us if you have any queries.

Tickets are delivered by email. To ensure that your tickets are not marked as spam please add mail@paper-works.co.uk to your address book.

Terms and information

Please be aware that all courses are held on the first floor which is only accessible by stairs. Please contact us  before booking if you have mobility issues so we can endeavour to accommodate your needs. All participants must be over 18 unless otherwise stated. 

If you wish to cancel your booking then please contact us as soon as possible . We regret that refunds cannot be given for cancellations received less than two weeks before the start date of the course. We will offer alternative dates for cancellations up to 48 hours before the start of the course. If we need to cancel a course for whatever reason we will notify all participants as soon as possible and issue full refunds.

By booking you confirm you have read and agreed to these terms.