Workshop

Introduction to Screenprint

5 Sep 2015 – 6 Sep 2015

Event times

10.00am - 4.00pm

Cost of entry

Cost: £130 / £117 concessions

Leicester Print Workshop

Leicester, United Kingdom

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A two day course for those that want to learn screen printing onto paper.

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This weekend course introduces the main principles of the technique. You will learn how to transfer an image to a silkscreen and print onto paper, in addition to exploring layering, colour, registration and stencils. This course is ideal for beginners or those wishing to refresh their skills.

Course structure:

Saturday (am)

  • Welcome to LPW and introduction to the weekend
  • Demo: How to coat a screen
  • Demo: Introduction into the types of imagery that can be used in screenprinting
  • Opportunity to discuss images and ideas with tutor
  • Demo: How to put your image onto the screen

 

Saturday (pm)

  • Demo: How to print
  • Printing imagery and troubleshooting

 

Sunday (am + pm)

  • Demo: Using paper stencils to create block colour
  • Print and experiment for remainder of day
  • Clean up and close of weekend

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Exhibiting artists

Nick Mobbs

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