“Express” Key Block Lino

1 day course
24 June; 27 October 2020
10am to 4pm

£87 including materials using softcut lino

“Express” Key Block Lino

NEW - Book any 2 lino courses at the same time and save £10!

Description
On this advanced express course focusing on understanding the Key Block Lino method, you will use a smaller size of soft cut lino to enable you to achieve a two or three colour print in one day. You will learn how to plan and create a Key Block image by cutting the Key Block tile and then a tile for each coloured layer. By the end of the course, you will have a good understanding the Key Block process and a variable small edition of prints to take home.

Course structure
• Explanation of the Key Block technique with examples.
• Identifying each of the different layers of the image.
• Drawing a plan for your image and for each layer.
• Cutting, inking and transferring your Key Block image onto a lino tile for each colour layer, followed by cutting them.
• How to register you print.
• Working with translucent inks to create additional colours.
• Inking blocks and printing with a press and/or baren.

Experience level
Advanced or as a follow-on to Introduction to Lino course.

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

Maximum 8 places


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.