Linocut Basics and Beyond / Linocut Christmas Cards with Gerry Coles OAS

Venue, Timing, Cost

Venue: 
The Stables, Red Lion Farmhouse, Stoke Talmage, Thame OX9 7ES
Date(s): 
Saturday, 27 November 2021
Timing: 
1pm - 5pm
Cost: 
£50
Design and print your own Christmas cards or produce a set of single colour prints. Come and enjoy a relaxed, fun and friendly afternoon learning a new skill. On this short festive workshop you will learn the basics of Linocut and produce a set of hand printed Christmas cards or a set of prints on paper for you to take home. We will cover… Using the tools and mark making, Selecting an image, Different types of Lino Transferring the image to Lino, Carving tips, Inking using water based inks, Printing by hand, This workshop is for adults and children over the age of 14. Numbers on this course will be kept deliberately low to allow for spacing and airflow. I'm based at a lovely countryside studio location with plenty of parking. No previous experience is necessary. Use of all tools, paper, card, inks and other materials are covered in the course fee, and you will take home a set of prints or cards plus your Lino block. Tea, coffee and biscuits on demand! Bookable on my website. Please email me if you have any queries on gerrycolesprints@btinternet.com