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'Drypoint Etching Techniques'
Liam Biswell.
This course is fully booked but waiting list available.
Contact Liz Bryant on 01993 704345 for possible availability.

Thursday 1st August to Friday 2nd August

This workshop will teach you how to: select suitable images and reference materials; use etching tools to create your image on an etching plate; the chine colle technique and how you can express your own style through mark making, using texture, colour choice and composition.You will create prints working from your own imagery through drawings, photographs, magazine cut outs, print outs or sketch books. Beginners are welcome and I will offer step by step guidance throughout and advice on how to edition and mount your work. We will explore many etching techniques that will set you up to continue your exploration of etching and other methods of printmaking.
All materials and equipment will be provided, but please do bring along your reference material to work from.
There will be a £10 materials cost.
Drypoint etching LIAM BISWELL runs an outreach project called 'Printmaking Workshops' that visits Schools, Galleries, Art Centres, Festivals and other places in the community. He also runs a 3D making department at a London University. Since his Fine Art BA Liam has worked in various studios before returning to Higher Education to complete an MA in printmaking. He is based in Oxfordshire where, when not teaching, produces his own screen prints and etchings.


Course Cost for 2 days £ 90.
Non Refundable Deposit £ 50.