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Art & Design - Stroud School of Art

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Start date: 17/01/2019 - SGS Stroud
End date: 28/03/2019
Duration: 2 Hours per week

Day(s): Wednesday
Course length: 10 weeks, 2.5 hours
Code: SFLX09PX
Cost: £158

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Course Detail

Printmaking - Simon Packard

Part time course

Introduction to silk screen and photographic stencils with an option for editional colour lino-cut which can be tailored to your choice of design. Some terms also focus on relief printing and multi-colour over printing using MDF board paper stencils and lino cutting tools. The spring term 2017, will focus on woodprinting using a life model for some of the print inspiration.

What will I learn?

You will learn how to 'register' prints enabling over printing of differing colour and surfaces as well as cutting techniques and paper preparation for printing. 

How will I learn?

The tutor will show examples and sketchbooks relating to professional practice. From here the highly experienced tutor will work with students on a 1:1 basis to develop their work and skills. Your tutor will offer guidance through workshop activity and periodical assessment through informal discussion at points during the days. 

Do I need previous experience or qualifications?


What can I do next?

Stroud campus offers a range of Art & Design courses across the year that you may be interested in.

What should I bring to my first class?

Sketchbook and notepad. A camera maybe to record process stages. If you don't have a sketchbook, please bring some sort of imagery you find you are attracted to. This could be an abstract pattern or people, a place or an object. 

Are there any extra costs?

Not initially, but you may wish to purchase materials for working on a larger scale or quantity.

Dates & Costs

Printmaking - Simon Packard

Start date: 17/01/2019
End date: 28/03/2019
Duration: 2 Hours per week
Course length: 10 weeks, 2.5 hours
Time(s): 6-8:30pm
Code: SFLX09PX

Cost: £158

Start End Time Campus
17/01/2019 28/03/2019 6-8:30pm SGS Stroud
25/04/2019 23/05/2019 6-8:30pm SGS Stroud