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Print Making Basics - Working With Aluminium Plates

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The Makers Studio Central Coast Inc.

8 Russell Drysdale Street

East Gosford, NSW 2250

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Date: 4 April 2020

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)

At this introductory workshop you will learn how to prepare an aluminium plate ready for printing, You will learn how to apply hard ground, and a range of techniques to create significantly different printmaking effects.

You will be provided with a recipe for hard ground so that you can prepare plates at home as well as background information about environmentally safe copper sulphate etch (and the recipe for this solution). Each participant will be supplied with a small pack that includes:

  • A5 aluminium plates
  • 1 Sheet of Hahnemuhle 300gsm printmaking paper (if additional paper required it is available for $8 per sheet)

You will be using:

  • Etching needles to scribe into your plate (if you have your own please feel free to bring them along)
  • Hard ground
  • Printing presses
  • Tarlatan
  • Aprons & gloves
  • Lithographic pencils, oil pastels, sugar lift, carbon paper
  • Ink for proofing

What you should bring:

  • Ideas & sketches for creating the image on your plate
  • Art journal for note taking & storing your artist proof prints
  • Lunch

ou will need to wear closed in shoes while working in the studio for work health safety reasons.

Morning & afternoon tea will be provided. Please bring your own lunch

Looking forward to working with you on 4 April, 2020

Warm regards

Cheryl McCoy

President

M: 0414 220 855

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8 Russell Drysdale Street

East Gosford, NSW 2250

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