Monoprinting using Painting and Drawing

1 day course
7 April; 5 August 2020
10am to 4pm

£87 including all materials

Monoprinting using Painting and Drawing

NEW - Book both Monoprinting courses at the same time and save £10!

Description
A Monoprint is a form of printmaking where the image can only be made once because it has been treated in a unique way through inking, wiping or the use of chine collé. You will work on A4 sized images using a variety of techniques including transfer drawing, masking, textured papers and the painterly technique. On this course you will use a selection of tools, approaches and materials to create marks and to add and remove ink so as to build individual layered prints. You will be able to experiment with counter prints, ghost printing, translucent and opaque inks, using presses and hand printing methods. By the end of the day you will have at least 10 x A4 prints to take home.

Course structure
• Explanation of the Drawing techniques with examples.
• Looking at initial ideas for drawing inspirations.
• Working with transfer drawing and subtractive monotypes.
• Using textured papers and masking techniques to create layered prints.
• Explanation of the painterly technique with examples & demonstration.
• Selection and preparation of papers for each stage.
• Use presses and hand printing methods.

Experience level
• Beginners and/or those wishing to refresh their skills.

Pre-course information
Any image preparation notes will be sent 2 weeks prior to the course date

Maximum 8 places

How to book
• By email using the email button below
• By phone 01223 892380


Payment / Terms and Conditions

For all courses except CPSC Certificate course

Full payment of the course fee is required when booking a place. A reserved place is not secure until full payment has been received. If full payment is not received within 10 working days of a place being reserved, the booking will be assumed to be void.

If for any reason you are unable to attend, we will refund monies paid minus a £10.00 admin fee, as long as you cancel your place more than 10 working days before the course start date. Cancellations received less than 10 working days before a course starts will require the full course fee to be paid.

Curwen Print Study Centre reserves the right to cancel courses – a full refund will be made in these circumstances.


For CPSC Certificate course

Payment of the deposit for Term 1 is required when booking a place. A reserved place is not secure until this deposit has been received. If the Term 1 deposit is not received within 20 working days of a place being reserved, the booking will be assumed to be void. The outstanding balance for Term 1 is due before the start of Term 1.

If for any reason you are unable to attend, we will refund monies paid minus a £10.00 admin fee, as long as you cancel your place more than 20 working days before the course start date. Cancellations received less than 20 working days before a course starts will require the full course fee to be paid.

Curwen Print Study Centre reserves the right to cancel courses – a full refund will be made in these circumstances.