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2 day intensive printmaking course Etching & Aquatint

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Bracken Press print-Workshop

Byways

Low Street,Scalby

Scarborough

YO13 0QW

United Kingdom

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Day 1


A brief introduction to the process, with examples.

Cutting the plate to size.

Preparing the plate ( hard ground).

Laying the ground.

Smoking the ground.

Transferring your design to the plate.

Making your mark on the plate.

Etching the 1st lines in Nitric Acid

Gradation of line and how to achieve them.

Stoping out the design.

Cleaning and bevelling the plate.

Preparing the paper for printing.

1st proof.

2nd proof.

Cleaning the plate prior to aquatint.

Laying the aquatint.




Day 2.


Examples of aquatint.

The principles of aquatint

Stoping out your design.

Gradation of bite.

Liquidity & fluidity.

Proofing your plate.

Corrections.

Burnishing

Drypoint.

Preparing your paper for printing.

Mixing your inks.

Editioning your print.

Positioning the print / registration


Care of your finished prints.

Drying the prints.

Full course fee £175.00

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Bracken Press print-Workshop

Byways

Low Street,Scalby

Scarborough

YO13 0QW

United Kingdom

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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