Experimental Lino at the Fry Art Gallery

1 day course
22 September 2020
10am to 4pm

£87 including all materials

Experimental Lino at the Fry Art Gallery

In conjunction with the Walter Hoyle exhibition at The Fry Art Gallery you will have the opportunity to view the exhibition with Frances Haine from the Fry followed by hands on Lino Printing with Hannah Webb from the Curwen Print Study Centre

Walter Hoyle produced prints inspired by Cambridge colleges using a number of quite simple blocks overprinted on variously coloured backgrounds. Using masks and jigsaw techniques you will be able to create similar prints.

Course structure
• Explanation of relief printing and looking at examples of Walter Hoyle prints in the gallery.
• Introduction to equipment and cutting techniques.
• Planning an image and cutting the design.
• Use of rollers and how to ink up your block.
• How to print with both a press and with a baren.
• Using masking and over-printing for additional colours.

Experience level
Suitable for all abilities


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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.