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Introduction to Printing on Clay

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The Makers Studio

8 Russell Drysdale Street

East Gosford, NSW 2250

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Dear Participant

Thank you for registering for The Makers Studio Central Coast Inc Printmaking on Clay with Linda Swinfield being held on Saturday 16 March 2019. Please find below all the information you need regarding workshop attendance.

Date: 16 March 2019

Time: 10:00 to 16:00hrs

Venue: Building 3 Lions Community Hall, 8 Russell Drysdale St

East Gosford (entrance at the rear of the building)

Enjoy a fun day of printing directly onto clay. This workshop utilises traditional printmaking techniques for all skill levels. It is concerned with the impression of colour, impressing texture and transfer of images onto wet clay surfaces. This workshop is suitable for beginners and the more experienced and experimental art maker.

Linda Swinfield draws on her background in printmaking and will guide you through a variety of ways to layer surfaces and work with the clay surface including rolling out the clay, printing with stencil, monotype with collage, simple silkscreen methods and transfer techniques to embellish surfaces.

Linda is a contemporary artist who constructs narratives within her work, incorporating site specific memory, family history, social histories, landscape and flux. Printmaking is the central spine within her work that incorporates a variety of different media.

On completion of this workshop you will complete small tiles. Price includes firing the tiles locally.

What you should bring:

  • Your own art journal & creative ideas for experiemental mark making;
  • Woodblock or lino plates already carved with your own designs; &
  • Lunch

What will be supplied:

  • Clay & clay tools
  • Underglazes
  • Screens, squeegees & print paste
  • Stencil paper, butchers paper, tissue paper
  • Sponge/foam rollers & brushes
  • Rollings pins, spatulas & spoons
  • A variety of botanical materials

Morning & afternoon teas will be provided. Please remember to bring some lunch (we have access to a microwave and a fridge) – unfortunately, the cafes are not close, and please remember to wear closed in shoes.

The Makers Studio looks forward to working with you on 16 March 2019.

Warm regards

Cheryl McCoy

President

M: 0414 220 855

Please refer to our website regarding our refund policy http://www.themakersstudio.org.au

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The Makers Studio

8 Russell Drysdale Street

East Gosford, NSW 2250

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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