This workshop will introduce you to the medium of etching.
Designed for total beginners, this course is a hands-on introduction to etching on zinc. You will be shown how to make your own prints using hard ground and soft ground etching as well as adding aquatint for tonal values.
This is a 24-hour course which will enable you to gain enough experience to create wide ranging tonal effects in your prints from subtle to rich dark tones.
Next available date17-19 September 2020 (guests arrive on 16th evening and leave on 20th morning)
3-day intensive PROGRAMMEDay 1: Etching with hard ground
Day 2: Soft ground etching
Day 3: Aquatint