• Linocut for Beginners

  • Sat, 11-05-2019 at 11:00
  • Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse theatres (Everyman theatre)
    5-11 Hope Street
    L1 9BH Liverpool
Linocut for Beginners - Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse theatres (Everyman theatre) - Liverpool

Explore and investigate the creative and rewarding artistic skills of lino cutting with artist and experienced teacher Catherine Carmyllie. Suitable for beginners.To avoid a booking fee and pay by card, cheque or cash, please contact dot-art Services directly on 0345 017 6660Saturday 11th May 2019, 11am - 5pm (£50 for 1 day)ProgramThis beginners workshop will introduce you to the materials and tools of lino cutting before moving onto creating, cutting and printing your own design. No previous experience is requires, you will be inspired by lots of examples and ideas.Catherine will show you how to approach mark making to create depth, texture and tone along with best practice for printing. Students will learn mono printing techniques as a background on which to print as an alternative to plain white. There will be demonstrations, an easy 1 colour 'trial' exercise before students embark on a larger scale multicolour print series.Students will have the choice to print onto A4 professional print quality paper, greetings cards and cotton fabric. This workshop is suitable for ages 16 and upwards due to sharp cutting tools.Tutor:Catherine Carmyllie is a Liverpool based Artist currently working across painting and textile art. She completed a Textile Art degree at Huddersfield University before spending 6 months at The Arts and Crafts Academy of Kuopio, Finland where she had the opportunity to learn ancient Scandinavian skills such as bookbinding, weaving, feltmaking amongst others. Catherine regularly teaches workshops.DatesSpring Programme 2019Saturday 11th MayVenueEveryman Theatre, Room Ev4, 5-11 Hope St, Liverpool L1 9BHThe Everyman Theatre stands at the north end of Hope Street, LiverpoolCost£50 for the full day (full course must be booked in advance)Please call 0345 017 6660 to pay without additional fees.MaterialsAll materials are provided but attendees are welcome to bring their own materials and equipment that they wish to experiment with if they prefer (pillowcases, canvas tote bags, napkins, larger papers, wood base, etc).NotesThere are a maximum of 15 places available on the course, so early booking is essential.To avoid a booking fee and pay by card, cheque or cash, please contact dot-art Services directly on 0345 017 6660.Cancellations / RefundsOnce you have made your course booking your are committed to it. This is because our courses have very small student numbers, and often sell-out and are unavailable to others. Therefore any cancellations may result in a place not being filled, or a course not being able to run.Cancellations are permitted up to 30 days before the start of a course, and a full refund will be issued. Refunds will not be made for cancellations less than 30 days before the start of a course. If you are unable to attend due to illness, personal or professional commitments you do not have the right to a refund.If you wish to cancel your place on a course that has not yet started and you have a friend or colleague who can take your place we can accommodate this substitution. dot-art and Bluecoat may use your details to contact you about forthcoming events, classes or developments that may be of interest. For full details of the the Bluecoat's privacy policy, please follow this link.