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Introduction to Screen

£70.00
Location Leicester Print Workshop
Date & Time Saturday 4th April
10.00am - 4.00pm
Tutor  Barry D. Bulsara

This one day course introduces the basic principles of screenprinting. You will learn how to transfer an image to a silkscreen and print onto paper. This course is ideal for beginners with no previous experience.

Course Structure

  • Introduction to the workshop + Health and Safety.
  • What is Screenprinting? Covering the principles of the process and examples.
  • Coating screens and exposing images.
  • Printing image with registration demonstration.
  • Clean up and evaluation.

About the Tutor

Loughborough based artist Barry D Bulsara studied Graphic Design at the Glasgow School of Art. After 13 years working as a full time graphic designer he decided to pursue his love of illustration and now is a full time screen print artist.

His hand pulled, limited edition screen prints are heavily inspired from popular culture, childhood memories and a lifelong passion for anything sci-fi.

Leicester Print Workshop 

Leicester Print Workshop is the regional development centre for printmaking. Established by artists in 1986, we are a registered charity, supported by Arts Council England. Our RIBA award-winning building is situated in Leicester City Centre's Cultural Quarter and is home to a large, well equipped open access Printmaking Studio.

We have over 30 years’ experience of teaching people printmaking. Our programme offers the largest number and broadest range of printmaking courses in the region, with courses suitable for beginners as well as experienced printmakers, delivered by practicing artists and nationally renowned tutors. Participants learn in small and friendly groups in our purpose-designed studio.

Bookings

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. 

Concessions

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.