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Introduction to Print Six Week Morning Course


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Location Leicester Print Workshop
Date & Time Thursday 22nd February
 - Thursday 29th March
10.30am - 1.30pm.
Tutor Emma Gardner
  • This popular six week course is the perfect introduction for those new to printmaking and wishing to explore it further.
  • You will learn drypoint, monoprint, linocut, hard ground etching, monoprint and collagraph techniques.
  • With three hours per session there is plenty of time for learning, development and experimenting.

Course Structure

This 6 week course will be structured as follows:

Week 1: Drypoint (6 x 4” or A6 size plate)

Week 2: Monoprint – press and non-press methods (7 x 5” or A5 size plate)

Week 3: Linocut (6 x 4” or A6 size block)

Week 4: Hard Ground Etching (4 x 3” or A7 size plate)

Week 5: Collagraph preparation (6 x 4” or A6 size plate) & Intaglio inking techniques: Chine-collé

Week 6: Collagraph printing, plus opportunity to print anything from the previous 5 weeks


Online: You can book online here by credit / debit card or Paypal.

Telephone: You can pay by card over the phone during our opening hours (Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm). Call us on 0116 251 4174.

In person: Call in to Leicester Print Workshop during our opening hours (Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm) to book and pay by card, cash or cheque.

Pre-course information: We will send you details of how to find us and what to bring with you when we process your booking. 


Full-Print Members of Leicester Print Workshop are entitled to a 10% discount on our inhouse courses. Interested in joining LPW as a member? Click here for more information.