Lino Printing - New!

Lino printing is a satisfying and accessible creative process. This is a practical and social course designed to encourage beginners interested in lino printing specifically as well as to extend those with prior experience in print making. You will be guided through lino printing processes including two and three part reduction prints and use of both monochrome and coloured ink. Drawing inspiration from everyday media, the environment and master printmakers you will develop a series of your own unique prints. Outcomes could include a series of fine art images for display or use in book illustration, cards or wrapping paper. You will also enjoy hands on activities, creative mess and conversations about art.

Course Outline:

  • Week 1 Inspiration and separating chosen images into layers
  • Week 2 Printing layer 1 and 2nd reduction cut
  • Week 3 Printing layer 2 and 3rd reduction cut
  • Week 4 Final lino printing layers and transformations

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand and engage with lino print techniques including 2- and 3-part reduction prints
  • Explore layering and colours
  • Experiment with different ratios and compositions
  • Develop a personal style
  • Create a series of art images, cards and wrap

What to bring:

  • Scissors and craft knife
  • Cutting Mat and metal ruler
  • Ezy carve printing block (or lino)
  • Lino cutting tools
  • Foam board (optional)
  • Water based printing inks (2 – 4 colours)
  • 2 rollers
  • Perspex sheet or laminated sheet or old picture frame with glass
  • Assorted paper and card including newspaper
  • Photographs, postcards or other images for inspiration
  • Pencil and sharpener

Art Supplies Discount:

As an added bonus for learning Art with SGSCC, all enrolled students are entitled to a generous 10% discount off the purchase of art supplies when they shop instore at Eckersley’s Art & Craft, Taren Point! "View Eckersley's Website":https://www.eckersleys.com.au/ for product ideas.

About the Tutor:

'Laura Kneebone is a graduate of the University of the Creative Arts and Institute of Education, University of London. She specialized in Fine Art Printmaking and Education. Laura has worked as a fine artist and educator between Zimbabwe, England and Australia art for over 20 years now. She lives in Bundeena where she enjoys being part of a thriving art community. Laura is frequently involved in art commissions and creative initiatives alongside her painting practice, teaching and exhibitions.'

Other Information:

  • To ensure resources are ready for you at the start of your course, we ask you ideally enrol at least one week before the course commences.
  • All courses need a minimum number of students to run (“we try our hardest to get those”) . If your course does not have enough students it will be cancelled prior to the commencement and you will be informed.
$155 Limited inc GST / $147.30
Lino Printing - New!

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