Family Printmaking Days at Easter & Summer

1 day course
13 April or 27 August​
10am – 3.30pm

£31 adult, £22 child, £20 siblings including all materials

Family Printmaking Days at Easter & Summer

A great opportunity for the whole family to spend a fun day together exploring printmaking in a professional studio. On this course you will learn about the two techniques of linocut and drypoint etching - how to use the different tools to make your image, how to apply ink and how to print using a press and by hand.

Not only will you go home with lots of original prints, you may discover a hidden talent for printmaking!

Course structure
• Explanation of the two techniques and looking at examples
• Introduction to the tools equipment
• Demonstrations of how to cut lino and scratch a drypoint acetate
• Making your printing plates
• How to use a roller to ink up your lino block
• How to use scrim to ink up your drypoint plate
• How to print with the presses
• How to print by hand

Experience level
• Suitable for everyone over the age of 8 years old

Maximum 16 places

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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.