Gel plate printing workshop -
Saturday Jan 20th and Saturday Feb 24th
Times - 10 - 3pm
Location: Studio 3A Star Brewery, Lewes, BN7 3BX
Gel Plate Printing Workshop - 10 - 3pm
at Studio 3A, Star Brewery, Lewes BN7 1YJ
Explore and Discover Gel plate printing!
Create multi layered, translucent prints, not a muddy mess!
This is one of the MOST exciting and flexible printmaking techniques available. Its cheap, its adaptable to any theme and guaranteed... you’ll be hooked. No previous experience required.
What you'll learn:-
How to make your own hand-cut stencils
Textures - an introduction to the myriad of materials you can use to create prints from. From handmade stamps to textured wallpapers, doilies and even kitchen utensils!
Printing from botanical leaves and plants
Photo transfer from magazines, as well as your own photos
Metallic foils, paint pens and gel pens, how to enhance your final piece and working back into your prints.
All materials will be supplied - gel printing plate, brayer, acrylic paints and various papers... copy/cartridge, tissue paper, etc.
This workshop is for anyone who wants to learn more about gel plate printing and loves
to experiment with new techniques to further their creative ideas. Suitable for both beginners and more intermediate artists.