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Etching Class: Sugar Lift

Location
Stockwell SW9
Price
from £96pp
Time
Two session course
Level
Beginner
Learn how to prepare, draw, etch and print an etching plate with both hard and soft ground resists., and explore adding tone and texture.
Next available class:
20th Feb 2020, 6 spots left
Etching Class: Sugar Lift
by Slaughterhaus Print Studio
Etching Class: Sugar Lift by Slaughterhaus Print Studio - art in London
Two session course
£96 per person

What you will do

Two session course

Evening

You will look at and discuss a range of print examples to understand what sugar lift etchings look like, and to identify the difference between different aquatints. You will learn how to prepare, draw, etch and print an etching plate with sugar lift and aquatint to create a lovely painterly tonal print.

You will be encouraged to take proofs to record the process of making the plate and how layers of different techniques can alter the whole image. You will print in black and white and add colour through relief roll or chine collee. At the end of the course you will have prints taken at each stage of the process and a basic understanding of sugar lift etching.

Our classes are limited in size- you will get good support and lots of help throughout the course.

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Thu 20 Feb 2020, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Stockwell, SW9 0FN
6 slots left

Thu 27 Feb, 6:00pm - 9:00pm

None of the dates work for you? Let the host know and you will be notified when new dates are added.

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Did you know?

The first dated etching was made in 1513 by the Swiss artist Urs Graf, who printed from iron plates.
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Class location

Stockwell
Vincent's Yard
23 Alphabet Mews
SW9 0FN
London

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Etching Class: Sugar Lift by Slaughterhaus Print Studio - art in London

About your host, Slaughterhaus Print Studio

Slaughterhaus Print Studio is a professional, friendly printing studio (despite the name!). They love all things print, and will surprise you with what is possible in this fantastic medium. Led by studio founder Michelle Avison, a great team of practising artist tutors share their skills in techniques such as linocut, etching and stone lithography, and a lot more besides- classes are suitable for beginners and more experienced printmakers looking to refresh and add to their skills. Class numbers are small, and the teaching is supportive and personalised - the team will challenge and help you experiment and find your creative mojo.

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Notes

An A5 etching plate, paper and inks are included. Pease bring a sketchbook, drawings or photographs to work with and some paintbrushes. Tea and coffee provided. There is a microwave if you want to heat food.

Age Requirement

18

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Etching Class: Sugar Lift
by Slaughterhaus Print Studio
Etching Class: Sugar Lift by Slaughterhaus Print Studio - art in London
Two session course
£96 per person
Two session course
from £96 pp