Printmaking Workgroup

Please contact the Convenor with any questions about the group.

Places are limited.

Mondays
9:30am–12:30pm

Convenor: Carolyn Brooks
0408 411 026
STUDIO TERM FEE: $30

View images from our studio visit with Bungendore print maker Basil Hall here.

The Monday morning Printmaking Workgroup has fun experimenting with various print techniques. This is not a tutored workgroup – we’re self-taught printmakers with varying levels of experience and enjoy helping each other learn about the endless options in our medium.

We work in a non-toxic environment, using water-based and oil-based inks for relief blocks, which are printed by hand as well as on the press. We use silk-cut lino, blue/green soft plastic plates or white Ezy-Cut for relief prints. Intaglio prints are usually produced on plexiglass plates with oil-based inks. Some of us also work with collagraphy, monoprinting and experiment with mixed mediums.

Artists of all skill levels are welcome to join our group. We have a stock of materials which we’re willing to share with newcomers until they are more familiar with the medium.

A Sneak Peak Inside Our Group

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Work in progress during our workgroup sessions.

Workgroup Members Completed Works