May Printmaking Workshops

Starts: Saturday, 6 May 2017, 10:00
Posted: 20 Apr 2017
Dates & Times:
  • Saturday, 6 May 2017, 10:00 to Sunday, 28 May 2017, 16:00

Prints on Paper is offering a series of new workshops for the month of May.

Sign up for all workshops, for just one workshop or for a selection of workshops.

Timeline:
6 & 7 May
- Linocut Effect Screen Printing facilitated by Sanele Omari Jali
R1000

13 May - Cancelled
- Mother’s Day Monotype Workshop facilitated by Braai With Minenkulu Ngoyi and Isaac Zavale
R1200 for two people / R700 for one

20 & 21 May
- Drypoint Etching Workshop facilitated by Sifiso Temba and Minenkulu Ngoyi
R800

27 & 28 May
- Silkscreen on Paper Workshop facilitated by Sanele Omari Jali and Sthembiso Zwane
R800

More about the workshops -
6 & 7 May - Linocut Effect Screen Printing
With Sanele Omari Jali
The workshop covers the basic of silk screen printing, how to prepare your design/artwork, making a positive (with elements of lino-cutting) using a reduction method, expose, and print a small edition. Reduction method - You work on a black/ inked acetate. Scratching out ink to create an image. When printed the artwork has linocut effects/ elements.

13 May - Mother’s Day Monotype Workshop and Braai
With Minenkulu Ngoyi and Isaac Zavale
The monotype workshop is an introduction to oil-based monotype techniques using perspex plates. Monotype is known for its painterly quality and a unique print is achieved. All participants will be able to make 3 monotypes and afterwards you can enjoy a braai in our studio courtyard and relax. For just R1200 for you and your Mom and if you want to bring your Granny, Mother – in -Law, Best Friend’s Mom, surrogate Mom or any other Moms in your life, the more Moms the merrier

20 & 21 May - Drypoint Etching Workshop
With Sifiso Temba and Minenkulu Ngoyi
Participants will be shown how to create and print drypoint etching plates. The dry point etching technique has been used for centuries by artists as part of their practice. Through a process of drawing directly on a metal plate the same results as traditional etching is achieved with this technique.

27 & 28 May - Silkscreen on Paper
With Sanele Omari Jali and Sthembiso Zwane
Learn how to screen print with master printers Sanele and Sthembiso. An introduction to silkscreen printmaking covering creating your own design on acetate, exposing onto a screen and printing an edition. Participants leave with a minimum of 5 prints on paper.

Bring your sketchbook or images for references.

Once you have signed up, we'll send you an invoice and details of payment. Once your booking has been paid your spot in the workshop will be secure.

The workshop will be held at Prints on Paper in Ferreirasdorp, Johannesburg.

To sign up click here.