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Printmaking - Open workshop

Printmaking - Open workshop

College
Central Saint Martins
Taught by
Seán Myers

Description


This open access course offers great opportunities for all students who want to further develop their work and have good printmaking experience or have completed the Experimental Printmaking or Mixed Media Printmaking courses taught by Sean Myers at Central Saint Martins. Intaglio and Relief printmaking access will mainly include the use of the 3 etching presses (A4 to A1 sizes), the Alexandra and Beaver presses, A1 Light Box, Digital Mac Suite and the excellent colour copying facilities in the college. Techniques available include: embossing/debossing, drypoint, monoprint, texture printing, lino/wood cut, chine-collé, paper cut stencil, collograph, photo polymer and photo transfer printing. lthough the course is open access, to enable you to work on your own projects, Sean Myers will be present throughout to help and advise and give demonstrations where required.

If you want to find out more info on the printmaking facilities used by this course, please click here

Please note: This course is for students aged 18 and older

Tutor Description


Seán Myers works with Foundation, BA and MA students at Central Saint Martins. He is an artist and lecturer and also runs a silkscreen printing studio in North London. 

To see images of previous student work, view the galleries on Seán's website.

Materials


Please bring with you to the sessions:

Any current projects that you are working on.

Some materials are provided, but depending on your projects you may also like to bring:

  • Fresh colour and black & white photocopies
  • Textured materials (tin foil, cling film, corrugated cardboard, organic material (dried pressed flowers/grasses)
  • Engraving tools (if you have them)
  • Paintbrushes
  • Pens
  • Pencils
  • Surfaces to print on - e.g latex, leather, smooth fabrics (silk/satin/cotton), textured/embroidered fabrics or flock wallpaper.
  • Available dates