Join artist Janine Davidson in this four week introductory course looking at the basics of printmaking. Each week a different technique will be covered: Drypoint, Collograph, Chine Colle and Blind Embossing. Each process will be demonstrated and participants will be guided in creating their own prints. Techniques covered include creating imagery on plates, inking, wiping and flattening.
Participants are encouraged to bring their own ideas and artistic vision for work to be created and they will also have the opportunity to do sketching from the Gallery’s collection for further inspiration.
Dates: Saturdays 6-27 January, 2018
Fee: 4 week course: €100
Location: Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, Charlemont House, Parnell Square North, Dublin 1
Booking: 01 222 5550
Introduction to Printmaking with Janine Davidson at The Hugh Lane