Banbury, OX16 9QA
This course is a creative and practical introduction to the Linocut printmaking process aimed at beginners and the curious.
Learn basic techniques and build confidence with our linocut classes!
We offer an exciting range of printmaking courses for all levels of experience, covering traditional and experimental processes. Consider Linocut Printmaking 2 to expand your skills and knowledge.
What I'll learn
You will learn how to use the materials and processes to produce your own limited edition of linocut prints.
More specifically, you will learn how to design images for printmaking, mark making and simple registration techniques, as well as an introduction to the history of linocut as a relief technique.
You will gain an understanding of basic linocut techniques. You will also become confident in handling linocut tools.
How I'll learn
Teaching methods include:
- formal instruction
- individual tuition
- practical demonstration
- practical experience
Furthermore, you will get the opportunity to develop your skills according to your own specific needs.
No experience is necessary.
This is a fully guided course and you will be supported by our very experienced tutor throughout.
All lino cutters will be supplied, and health and safety briefings will be given, as cutting tools are sharp.
If you want to produce your linocuts at home you can bring your own set of cutters, or advice will be given by the tutor.
Printmaking is messy and although aprons are provided it may be sensible to wear old clothes.
High heels and sandals are not allowed. Please bring something low and that covers the whole foot.
How to Apply
You can register for this course online. Click on ENROL NOW and follow the steps below:
- Register your contact details online and verify your account
- Go to your desired course page and click again on ENROL NOW. Follow the link to pay for your course
Course places are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. We would encourage you to enrol on your chosen course as soon as possible. If you prefer to enrol in person please visit us at one of our college Advice Centres or enrol over the phone via 0800 612 6008.
This course will be run subject to demand. If you wish to enrol within one week of the start date, please call us on 0800 612 6008 first to check the course is running.