Courses


Collagraph

Collagraph with Ann d’Arcy Hughes

An exciting introduction to the printmaking medium, recycle your favourite textures and make your own block using found materials. Using thin card as a base, textures are glued to the block to build up and create an image. The block is protected with Shellac before inking up using black or coloured inks and then printed using the Rochat or electric etching press. Colour can also be added using the Chine colle technique.

Materials - card for blocks, inks, cleaning materials and muslin are included in the course fee.
Paper is not included and can be purchased from the studio. Small class - maximum of 6 students

Friday Afternoon - 2pm-5pm

4th - 18th October (3 weeks) 2pm-5pm 

You will need to contact the studio to book this course.

You are welcome to pay by card over the phone, cash, BACS or a cheque payable to 'bip-Art Ltd' - Please contact us to book your place on the course.

We except all major credit/debit cards except American Express.

All our courses are for Adults, 18 years old and over.

        Rhenalon Drypoint

Drypoint with Helen Brown

Learn to create intaglio prints without acid. Using a drypoint needle, transfer images from photographs or sketches by scoring into the surface of a transparent, Rhenalon sheet. Lines and marks can be inked up in black or colour on single or multiple plates

 

bip-Art Drypoint Printmaking Workshop - Swanborough, Lewes. 

Join us at 'Artbox' in Swanborough during Artwave for a taster Drypoint workshop with Helen Brown.

Artbox is situated half way down on the left as you enter the very small hamlet of Swanborough, near Lewes. We will be able to sketch in the beautiful garden or use photographs. Please feel free to bring your own nature inspired photographs or sketch to work from.

You will be guided though a simple drypoint printing technique, and print your plates on a portable press.

Artbox is open for Artwave from 11am-5pm each weekend with work for sale, 17th August - 1st September
small drypoint

 Saturday 31st August

11am-12.30pm and 2pm-3.30pm

£10 a session - all materials included

Workshops take place at 'Artbox' in Swanborough, outside of 

Lewes. Limited parking.

Booking essential.

Times

If using Paypal, you will receive an email confirming your booking.

You are welcome to pay by card over the phone, cash, BACS or a cheque payable to 'bip-Art Ltd' - Please contact us to book your place on the course.

We except all major credit/debit cards except American Express.

All our courses are for Adults, 18 years old and over.

*Course bookings - please be aware, if you cancel your place on a course, half the course fee is non-refundable, unless you can find someone to take your place or we manage to fill the place ourselves. If you wish to cancel, you will need to inform us via email or letter, we do not accept cancellations by telephone. If your place is filled, refunds are subject to a £10 admin fee. Missed classes can not be refunded or transferred*

 

Courses have small numbers and fill up quickly so it is advisable to book in advance.