Leicester Print Workshop

Leicester Print Workshop
50 St Stephen's Road
Leicester
Leicestershire
LE2 1GG
England

Website

www.leicesterprintworkshop.com

E-mail

info@leicesterprintworkshop.com

Telephone

0116 255 3634

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Leicester Print Workshop has a passion for printmaking.

They promote, sustain and advance fine art printmaking as a contemporary visual art form; as a craft; as a focus for exhibitions and commissions; in schools, with community groups, to artists and to the general public.

They make a creative impression and a meaningful contribution to visual arts in the Midlands.

Leicester Print Workshop was first established in 1986 and became a registered charity in 1993. They are an Arts Council National Portfolio Organisation (NPO).

Venue Type:

Artist studio or collective, Gallery

Opening hours

Dependent on exhibitions. Please see website for further details

Admission charges

Free

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Oil colour

One Day Intro to Screenprinting

  • 12 May 2014 10am-5pm

This course covers photographic and painterly silkscreen techniques. After attending this course you will have a basic knowledge of silkscreen printing and the confidence to develop further.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

£100.00 / £90.00 concessions.

Website

http://www.leicesterprintworkshop.com/courses/one_day_intro_to_screenprinting/

Textile Printing

Experiments with Textile Screenprinting

  • 19 — 21 April 2014

Delivered by two experienced textile printmakers this course will include a full introduction to textile silkscreen and to a range of techniques designed to develop your creative ideas. Techniques will include: creating interlocking designs for repeat, using drawn and photographic imagery and applying heat press techniques such as foiling, flocking and puff binder. You will create samples and a length of fabric suitable for small furnishings. This 3 day course is suitable for beginners and established printmakers alike.

Suitable for

  • 16-17
  • 18+

Admission

£185.00 / £166.50.00.

Website

http://www.leicesterprintworkshop.com/courses/experiments_with_textile_screenprinting/

Lampshade prints

Block Printed Lampshades

  • 22 June 2014 10am-5pm

Using the linocut technique you will create a simple and effective block and print using fabric inks. You will experiment with a variety of repeat pattern techniques and create a length of fabric ready to construct a contemporary lampshade by hand. Each participant will go home with their very own lampshade ready to light up and admire

Suitable for

  • 16-17
  • 18+

Admission

£80 / £72 concessions.

Website

http://www.leicesterprintworkshop.com/courses/block_printed_lampshades/

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