Pine Street Creative Arts Centre presents
Printmaking: Screen Printing on Paper - Monday PM Term 4 2016 Tickets
6:30pm, Mon 10th October, 2016 - 9:00pm, Mon 14th November, 2016
Pine Street Creative Arts Centre, NSW
Set your imagination free screen printing on paper in this 6-week Monday evening course for beginners.
Printmaking - Screen Printing on Paper
6 x Mondays, 10 October - 14 November 2016
Tutor: Liz Godkin
Intimate class size: maximum 8 students
Screen printing on paper is easy and fun. Use your hands to create beautiful fine art prints that you can frame and gift to family and friends or hang on your own wall.
Throughout this 6-week course, printmaker Liz Godkin will teach you how to design and create hand cut stencils using scalpel knives, paper, and film. You'll learn about design and colour, mixing inks, how to fix stencils to your screen, registering and overprinting and how to use your screen and squeegee.
Develop your own design ideas and their application to make a series of prints. You'll take home everything you create.
You'll finish this course ready to apply the practical processes you've learnt in the studio at home.
Full instruction is provided on materials, products, tools, equipment and studio procedures. Non-toxic processes will be offered wherever possible.
Level: designed for beginners.
Wear: comfortable clothing (aprons provided)
Bring: yourself - all materials provided
Next level class: Take your foundation knowledge into advanced study by learning photo emulsion screen printing or screen printing on fabric.
Location: Darlington Studio
About our tutor:
Since 2007, Liz has worked in the textile industry and became a freelance textile designer in 2014. Liz initially specialised in screen printing and recently began working in the digital printing realm. She has worked in a wide range of textile positions from being a boutique custom t-shirt printer to working in a New York fashion house. Her digital designs have frequently been used in swimwear and women's fashion. Liz has been featured twice in the 'Repeat After Me' eBook. theloop.com.au/lizsmithdesign/portfolio