Cardboard Cut at Letchworth Settlement

Afternoon session
Dates tbc
1:30pm to 4:30pm

£45 includes all materials

Cardboard Cut at Letchworth Settlement

On this half day course you will learn about and investigate the qualities and potential of cardboard for making relief prints. You will explore a variety of cutting, incising and tearing techniques to create a range of unique and subtle marks, textures and shapes in your images. A very low-tech and easy-to-learn technique with really beautiful results.

Course structure
• Introductory talk and looking at examples
• Explanation of the cardboard cut technique
• Introduction to the tools, materials and methods used in cardboard cut printmaking
• Use and experiment with a range of tools
• How to apply inks
• The use of masking in creating an image
• Printing using the etching presses and hand burnishing

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

Maximum 6 places

Course location
Letchworth Settlement, Herts, SG6 4UB

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 for any reason you are unable to attend, we will refund monies paid minus a £15.00 admin fee, as long as you cancel your place more than 1 month before the course start date.

Course transfers are at the discretion of Curwen Print Study Centre. 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. The outstanding balance for Term 1 is due before the start of Term 1 and payments for Terms 2 & 3 will be phased in a similar way. The receipt of your Term 1 deposit is acceptance of commitment to all 3 Terms of the Certificate course.

If for any reason you are unable to attend, we will refund monies paid minus a £15.00 admin fee, as long as you cancel your place more than 1 month before the course start date. Course transfers are at the discretion of Curwen Print Study Centre.

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