Printmaking Courses in London
City Lit offers a wide range of creative printmaking courses and workshops that will introduce students to varied specialist techniques including etching, lithography, relief and screen printing. Our courses are delivered at various levels from absolute beginners to more advanced courses for those students who wish to develop projects and work for both personal and commercial purposes.
Taught by professional printmakers and educators, students will receive expert individual guidance on both technical details of plate/screen making and printing alongside creative input and direction about the work being made.
Create unique, beautiful designs and images and build confidence in new areas of printmaking. If this is an area brand new to you, we also offer a series of small, quick try it out sessions to introduce students to new skills and techniques.
Any questions? Contact our visual arts team on 020 7492 2700 Monday - Friday between 10am - 5pm.
Course Date: Thu 9 Jan 2020
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetThis new advanced course explores the creative potential within combined digital and print media. It is designed to allow printmakers and digital artists to develop interdisciplinary thinking and practice across both traditional and contemporary forms.
Please see note 4 below -how to apply for this course.Full fee: £1,499.00Senior fee: £1,499.00Concession: £914.00
Course Date: Mon 13 Jan 2020 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetDrypoint is a way of creating grooves in a solid surface, it produces a rich unique type of drawn line, from which you will make prints using intaglio inking methods, This workshop offers the opportunity to use specialist techniques and tools and gain insight into how these sit within the creative practice of artists using drypoint. For all levels, although some experience of drawing is preferable.Full fee: £179.00Senior fee: £143.00Concession: £109.00
Course Date: Mon 13 Jan 2020
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetProduce wood and lino cuts and explore a range of relief printing methods. Use layering, stencils and multi-block techniques to fully explore the many exciting possibilities of relief printing.Full fee: £249.00Senior fee: £249.00Concession: £152.00
Course Date: Tue 14 Jan 2020 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetThis 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: £149.00Senior fee: £119.00Concession: £91.00
Course Date: Wed 15 Jan 2020 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetExperience the excitement of printmaking. This course will give you a taste of basic relief printing and monoprinting techniques that will get you hooked on the many possibilities of this rewarding medium.Full fee: £79.00Senior fee: £79.00Concession: £48.00
Course Date: Fri 17 Jan 2020 (and 4 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetThis course is a creative and practical introduction to the screen printing process aimed at beginners and the curious. You will learn step by step how to make your own series of prints using a variety of exciting techniques.Full fee: £179.00Senior fee: £143.00Concession: £109.00
Course Date: Fri 17 Jan 2020
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetExplore the three dimensional possibilities of print. This course will encourage you to develop your initial ideas through experiments with printmaking techniques and bookbinding structures to create an artist’s book. Some printmaking and/or bookbinding experience may be beneficial but not essential.Full fee: £349.00Senior fee: £349.00Concession: £213.00
Course Date: Sat 18 Jan 2020
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetProduce 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: £199.00Senior fee: £199.00Concession: £121.00
Course Date: Sun 19 Jan 2020 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetThis course is a creative and practical introduction to the screen printing process aimed at beginners and the curious. You will learn step by step how to make your own series of prints using a variety of exciting techniques.Full fee: £149.00Senior fee: £149.00Concession: £149.00
Course Date: Wed 22 Jan 2020 (and 7 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetExplore 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 will follow a step-by-step introduction to a range of processes; those with experience can develop personal projects with expert guidance.Full fee: £549.00Senior fee: £439.00Concession: £335.00
Course Date: Fri 24 Jan 2020 (and 3 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetThese are popular tutor-led printmaking studio sessions that can be booked individually as required. You have the option to join in the taught themes or you can work on your own personal projects. Ideal for students with some experience of printmaking.Full fee: £99.00Senior fee: £99.00Concession: £99.00
Course Date: Tue 28 Jan 2020 (and 3 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetA course for intermediate and experienced printmakers wanting to build on previous experience and experiment with process to consolidate and hone technical skills. The focus is on colour application, advanced intaglio processes, realising personal projects and the production of high quality prints.Full fee: £399.00Senior fee: £399.00Concession: £243.00
Course Date: Tue 28 Jan 2020 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetAn introduction to Japanese Woodcut spread over six weeks. The process is water based, non-toxic and handmade. You will learn how to design, carve and make a multi-coloured print. No prior experience necessary.Full fee: £229.00Senior fee: £229.00Concession: £140.00
Course Date: Sat 8 Feb 2020
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetCreate a digital file which is used to laser-cut /engrave intricate hand drawn designs, photographic imagery or text into plywood blocks. On Day 2 You will print these using traditional and experimental methods by hand and using a press, to create a small edition of prints. This course combines digital and traditional processes to offer a new take on a woodcut technique much favoured by Edvard Munch, in which an image on a woodblock is jig- sawed into separate pieces that are inked separately using different colours.Full fee: £349.00Senior fee: £349.00Concession: £349.00
Course Date: Sun 9 Feb 2020 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetThe world of traditional printmaking is increasingly dominated by digital technology. Screenprinting, photo-etching, polymer gravure and relief, and photo-plate lithography all require imagery that has been generated using digital image manipulation software. This course has been developed to provide an introduction to the Photoshop techniques required in order to prepare imagery for these printmaking processes.Full fee: £149.00Senior fee: £149.00Concession: £149.00
Can't see a course you want?
Add this category to your waiting list to set up alerts and we will update you when new courses are released online.Add to your waiting list