PRINT MARKET PROJECT Spring Term Silkscreen 2016
What SILKSCREEN PRINTMAKING on paper.
When Saturday 25th /26th June & 16th July
Time 10am – 4pm. Cost £60 per day (Special Introductory Price)
Tutor Pete Williams.
Press Trumax Vacuum Bed 46” x 62”
Water based silk-screen printmaking is back this spring by popular request.
This one or two day workshop will cover the main areas of a simple but
effective form of water based silk-screen printing allowing you time for experimentation and development of your own work. The course is designed for you to learn or re-develop your skills of this most popular printing process. The workshop is open to all and offers an opportunity to work toward a number of possible outcomes. All basic materials such as the screen, ink and proofing paper are included. Specialist paper and a range of inks are available to purchase at the studio.
The day will include both screen preparation and photo emulsion
Application, combined with both photographic and hand drawn imagery created on special film for application. A safe use of the exposure-unit and wash out booth and basic colour mixing coupled with basic proof printing.