Printmaking Workshop with Susan Gransby

Susan Gransby 2 THE COLOUR REDUCTION LINOCUT  (INTERMEDIATE)

 
INSTRUCTOR: SUSAN GRANSBY
 
LOCATION: ARTEMIS STUDIO/GALLERY, DEEP COVE, NORTH VANCOUVER
 
DATES: SATURDAYS MARCH 1 & MARCH 8 2014

TIME:  1 P.M. – 4 P.M.

COST:  $110

This workshop will consist of two 3-hour Saturday classes, held in the relaxed atmosphere of the beautiful Artemis studio/gallery.
 
Reduction linocut, a major method of colour relief printing will be taught and an edition  printed.
 
The class is for students who have completed a beginners course or have basic experience cutting and printing a black and white block.  They will bring their own carving tools, one lino block and three tubes of primary coloured (red, yellow, blue) water-based inks.  
Paper will be supplied at $2 per 22×30″ sheet.  All other supplies, plus tea and cookies, will be provided.
 
To register or for further information, please contact
Required supplies (all available at Opus):


Inks: Block printing water-soluble ink in
yellow (large tube) plus 2 or 3 colours
of your choice (small tubes):
Speedball  37 or 147 ml. tubes                                    $3.90 or $10.30
or Printmasters 150 ml. tubes.                                                  $10.20                                               

One tan Speedball linoblock – 6 x 8 inches
 (or larger if you prefer).                                                             $3.30 each        

SUGGESTION:  Share tools & inks with a friend.

Bring a simple sketch using 3 or 4 colours.

 
 
 

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