Linocut for beginners / Linocut Christmas cards with Gerry Coles OAS

Venue, Timing, Cost

Venue: 
The Stables, Red Lion Farmhouse, Stoke Talmage, Thame, OXON OX9 7ES
Date(s): 
Saturday, 30 October 2021
Timing: 
1pm - 5pm
Cost: 
£50
*FULLY BOOKED* Come and enjoy a relaxed, fun and friendly afternoon learning a new skill. On this short workshop you will learn the basics of Linocut and produce a set of single colour prints or a set of Christmas cards for you to take home. We will cover… Using the tools and mark making, Selecting an image, Different types of Lino and paper, Transferring the image to Lino, Carving tips, Inking using water based inks, Printing by hand, Ways of adding additional colour and interest to your design. 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. Lovely countryside location with plenty of parking. No previous experience is necessary. Use of all tools, paper, inks and other materials are covered in the course fee, and you will take home a set of prints on paper or a set of cards, plus your Lino block. Tea coffee and biscuits on demand! Bookable on my website. For queries please contact me on gerrycolesprints@btinternet.com