Etching Summer School
4 Day Course: 10.30 am - 5.30 pm
There will be a lunch break from 1.30 - 2.30.pm
Tea and coffee breaks will be provided.
This course is suitable for artists developing their skills or working on new project. Darren Van Der Merwe will lead you through the processes involved in etching, working on an A5 test plate to explore different etching techniques. You will develop an A4 artwork. There will be one-on-one time to discuss your work, what you would like to achieve in your print and what additional techniques you would like to learn. We will develop a custom training plan based on your aims and needs. There is experienced assistance and support during the production of your print.
• Existing plates if you wish
• Drawings or ideas for drawings to work from
Please wear suitable clothing, as you will be working with ink and other screen print materials. Aprons and all materials are provided.
Wear sturdy and appropriate shoes: e.g., trainers, closed leather shoes or work boots - NOT open-toed sandals, flip-flops or you might be refused entrance to the studio.
Please arrive promptly for courses, as time is limited. It is essential to attend each day of the course.
We look forward to seeing you.
Print Studio Co-Ordinator:
Darren Van Der Merwe