Two Day Linocut Workshop with Alix Almond

Venue, Timing, Cost

Venue: 
Sew Me Something near Stratford-upon-Avon
Date(s): 
Friday, 3 March, 2023 to Saturday, 4 March, 2023
Timing: 
10am - 4pm (approx)
Cost: 
£190

Learn how to create a two-block linocut print using layers to bring your prints alive!

Suitable for beginners or those with experience of linocut you will learn techniques that you can take away to continue your printing adventures at home; no need for a printing press or expensive equipment.

On this two day course you will also learn more about the different tools and how to care for them, as well as investigating different mark making techniques before creating your print. We will be making a layered print and experimenting with different inks to create a multi-layered and multi-coloured image.

You'll learn how to safely cut the 'lino' to create your design, mix ink and print your designs onto quality paper.
Plus you will be able to take away techniques and methods to be able to create wonderful prints in your own home – no need for a printing press or expensive equipment – including learning the magic of printing with a spoon!

Submitted by

Alix Almond