Monoprinting as illustration with Charles Shearer RCA – Artist, Illustrator and Printmaker

1 or 2 day course
4 & 5 September 2021
10am to 4pm

£195 for 2 days or £110 for 1 day including all materials

Monoprinting as illustration with Charles Shearer RCA – Artist, Illustrator and Printmaker

Using Caligo inks and Five Seasons paper, Charles will take you through an exploration of the many techniques of monoprint. This will include making large size prints, using big stencil printing with newsprint stencils as well as using acetate to transfer and print thin rolled out layers of ink. You will also experiment working with traditional leather lithography rollers.

Day 1
Monoprinting with stencils and layers of ink, building up to larger work throughout the day

Day 2
Using poems as inspiration, use the Monoprinting techniques to create illustrations. Print a cover with a two colour mono-print design and produce a small, simple thread bound book

Experience level
Suitable for anyone interested in drawing & printmaking wishing to experiment and develop their creative ideas


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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.