Printmaking

We offer an exciting range of printmaking courses for all levels of experience, covering traditional and experimental processes. Our short courses take place in the evenings, daytimes and at weekends, and are taught by expert tutors who are brilliant at communicating their enthusiasm. Any questions? Contact our visual arts team on 020 7492 2700 Monday - Friday between 10am - 5pm.
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  1. City Lit printmaking course

    Course Date: Wed 11 Oct 2017 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This higher level, year-long course is aimed at printmakers wishing to develop a sustained personal project. You'll be guided through research, experimentation and development units, working towards a final body of work in the third term. The course involves a theoretical, contextual and practical component. There will be six Saturday sessions, 10:30–16:30; details to be given at interview.
    Full fee: £1,299.00
    Senior fee: £1,299.00
    Concession: £792.00

  2. Creative sketchbook with printmaking

    Course Date: Fri 5 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Produce a stand-out, experimental sketchbook of printmaking ideas. Working in and from your sketchbook, explore and develop printmaking and mixed media techniques that reflect your ideas and introduce exciting new ways of working. Create an exciting resource to inform your printmaking, painting or collage work, or let the sketchbook be an artwork in itself.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £91.00

  3. Cut, stab and etch: printmaking with linocuts

    Course Date: Tue 2 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Cut, stab and etch your way to dynamic blocks and exciting prints. Practical instruction in both traditional and inventive linocut techniques, including the reduction method developed by Picasso, multiple block printing and Polish dot linocut.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £91.00

  4. Develop relief printmaking: large scale surfaces

    Course Date: Thu 4 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Make large scale expressive prints in both wood-cut and monoprint Experiment with combining the two processes to explore the exciting possibilities of layering an image using different printmaking processes. Suitable for all levels. All materials provided.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  5. Developing etching and photo etching

    Course Date: Sat 3 Jun 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Ideal as a continuation of your previous printmaking experience. You will work towards producing a range of prints using both traditional etching and contemporarary photoetching techniques. This course enables you to develop photographic images via the etching process. You will be able to print in colour and monochrome.
    Full fee: £299.00
    Senior fee: £299.00
    Concession: £182.00

  6. Developing etching: advanced techniques and ideas

    Course Date: Sun 4 Jun 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    The ideal follow-on for those who have done 'Introduction to etching' and would like to go deeper into the techniques and processes of etching. This course will consolidate your existing skills, introduce you to more complex etching processes and help you to find and develop your subject matter in this medium. Tutor: Simon Burder.
    Full fee: £199.00
    Senior fee: £199.00
    Concession: £121.00

  7. Drawing into printmaking

    Course Date: Fri 26 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Drawing and printmaking are closely related activities. Use print to extend the tactile qualities of an image whilst retaining drawing’s immediacy and consider how this pairing can extend the way we think about image-making. Intermediate level.
    Full fee: £229.00
    Senior fee: £183.00
    Concession: £140.00

  8. Introduction to etching

    Course Date: Sun 7 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An introduction to the basic processes and principles of etching. Using zinc plate, you will develop images with line, texture and tone, and experiment with printing your image in both monochrome and colour. All levels welcome.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  9. Introduction to printmaking techniques

    Course Date: Tue 2 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This fast-paced course reveals the main processes used to make fine art prints. You will learn both relief and intaglio methods. For beginners and those with limited experience who want to discover how printmaking techniques actually work. An ideal way to start printmaking.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £91.00

  10. Love printmaking: experiment and explore

    Course Date: Mon 15 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Ideal for those seeking fresh possibilities in their creative practice, emphasis will be on encouraging creative and experimental solutions. Learn new ways to generate imagery and discover why artists love printmaking.
    Full fee: £229.00
    Senior fee: £229.00
    Concession: £140.00

  11. Printmaking all levels: focus on colour

    Course Date: Tue 2 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An exciting and highly creative course exploring traditional and experimental processes including etching, drypoint and collagraphy. We will focus on using colour techniques such as 'a la poupée', chine collé and viscosity printing to create beautiful, richly layered prints. All levels welcome.
    Full fee: £299.00
    Senior fee: £299.00
    Concession: £182.00

  12. Printmaking studio: all levels

    Course Date: Mon 8 May 2017 (and 3 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore and develop personal work in intaglio and relief printmaking. Techniques covered include drypoint, etching, linocut, collagraphy and photo etching. All levels of experience welcome. Beginners follow a step by step introduction to a range of processes, those with experience can develop personal projects with expert guidance.
    Full fee: £399.00
    Senior fee: £319.00
    Concession: £243.00

  13. Printmaking workshop: complete a personal project

    Course Date: Thu 8 Jun 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This course allows you time for sustained, practice based research in the print studio. You will be able to realise a personal project with guidance from the tutor. The course enables experimentation, research and the consolidation of technical skills. You can work using both relief and intaglio process in all their forms also silkscreen and extend these ‘off the wall’ if appropriate to your project.
    Full fee: £279.00
    Senior fee: £223.00
    Concession: £170.00

  14. Printmaking: collage and mixed media

    Course Date: Sat 6 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Working with line and texture, you will construct two types of printmaking block - a drypoint plate and collograph block. Using your blocks you will combine methods of colour application, collage and mixed media and explore layering and overprinting. You will take home a set of beautiful and unique prints.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  15. Printmaking: inspired by the city

    Course Date: Sun 2 Jul 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Taking inspiration from the urban environment, you will use your own sketches, photographs, resources or ideas to develop a range of prints using simple and direct printmaking techniques On this short course, you will experiment with monoprinting and drypoint techniques.
    Full fee: £109.00
    Senior fee: £109.00
    Concession: £66.00

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