Edinburgh Printmakers

Edinburgh Printmakers Workshop and Gallery
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Edinburgh Printmakers’ mission is to support artistic excellence in the medium of print through inspiration, education, innovation and facilitation.

We work at the cutting edge of contemporary visual art, producing critically acclaimed and engaging artwork that is key to the cultural life of Scotland.

For over 45 years Edinburgh Printmakers has supported artists to expand the practice of fine art printmaking.

Venue Type:

Gallery, Artist studio or collective

Opening hours

Tues-Sat 1000-1800
Tues-Thurs open till 2100-Studio

Admission charges

Dependent on project or exhibition.

Collection details

Fine Art

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Screenprinting

  • 11 December 2016 11am-4pm

This short course will introduce you to the versatile, fast and fun process of screenprinting, in which an image is built from layers of colour. Participants can bring along photographs or sketchbooks to work from, or make stencils directly in the course. Together we will create a 2-colour screenprint. (No previous experience required.)

Suitable for

  • Not suitable for children

Admission

£65/£55 concession

Website

http://www.edinburghprintmakers.co.uk/courses/introductory-classes

Collagraph

  • 10 December 2016 11am-5pm *on now

A collagraph is a print taken from a collaged plate. This course will explore making plates using different types of materials such as wallpaper, feathers, leaves, string, etc and sticking them down onto a piece of card which is then varnished.

When ready, the ‘plate’ is then inked up and printed onto paper creating rich textures and an embossed surface.

Suitable for

  • Not suitable for children

Admission

£75 / £60 concession

Website

http://www.edinburghprintmakers.co.uk/courses/introductory-classes

Edinburgh Printmakers
23 Union Street
Edinburgh
Lothian
EH1 3LR
Scotland

Website

www.edinburghprintmakers.co.uk/

Telephone

0131 557 2479

Fax

0131 558 8418

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