Printmaking

We offer an exciting range of printmaking courses for all levels of experience, covering traditional and experimental processes. Our short courses take place in the evenings, daytimes and at weekends, and are taught by expert tutors who are brilliant at communicating their enthusiasm. Any questions? Contact our visual arts team on 020 7492 2700 Monday - Friday between 10am - 5pm.
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  1. Cyanotype printmaking in a day

    Course Date: Sun 22 Apr 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Cyanotype is a photographic printing process which produces a beautiful deep blue print from a variety of artwork, including drawings, photographs, physical objects or combinations of all of these. All levels welcome.
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £59.00
    Concession: £59.00

  2. Printmaking all levels: focus on colour

    Course Date: Tue 24 Apr 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An exciting and highly creative course exploring traditional and experimental processes including etching, drypoint and collagraphy. We will focus on using colour techniques such as 'a la poupée', chine collé and viscosity printing to create beautiful, richly layered prints. All levels welcome.
    Full fee: £309.00
    Senior fee: £309.00
    Concession: £188.00

  3. Start printmaking

    Course Date: Sun 29 Apr 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This fast-paced course reveals the main processes used to make fine art prints. You will learn both relief and intaglio methods. For beginners and those with limited experience who want to discover how printmaking techniques actually work. An ideal way to start printmaking.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £99.00

  4. Relief printmaking: large scale surfaces

    Course Date: Thu 3 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Make large scale expressive prints in both wood-cut and monoprint. Experiment with combining the two processes to explore the exciting possibilities of layering an image using different printmaking processes. Suitable for all levels. All materials provided.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  5. Creative sketchbook with printmaking

    Course Date: Fri 4 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Produce a stand-out, experimental sketchbook of printmaking ideas. Working in and from your sketchbook, explore and develop printmaking and mixed media techniques that reflect your ideas and introduce exciting new ways of working. Create an exciting resource to inform your printmaking, painting or collage work, or let the sketchbook be an artwork in itself.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £97.00

  6. Printmaking Saturday studio: all levels

    Course Date: Sat 5 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore and develop personal work in intaglio and relief printmaking. Techniques covered include drypoint, etching, linocut, collagraphy and photo etching. All levels of experience welcome. Beginners will follow a step-by-step introduction to a range of processes; those with experience can develop personal projects with expert guidance.
    Full fee: £240.00
    Senior fee: £240.00
    Concession: £146.00

  7. Etching: the basics

    Course Date: Sun 13 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An introduction to the basic processes and principles of etching. Using zinc plate, you will develop images with line, texture and tone, and experiment with printing your image in both monochrome and colour. All levels welcome.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  8. Screenprinting for graphic artists

    Course Date: Fri 18 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    You don’t have to be a graphic designer to learn how to screen print and use this to produce your own project such as a zine, book, stickers or an edition of prints etc. For all levels.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  9. Printmaking studio: all levels

    Course Date: Tue 22 May 2018 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore and develop personal work in intaglio and relief printmaking. Techniques covered include drypoint, etching, linocut, collagraphy and photo etching. All levels of experience welcome. Beginners will follow a step-by-step introduction to a range of processes; those with experience can develop personal projects with expert guidance.
    Full fee: £309.00
    Senior fee: £247.00
    Concession: £188.00

  10. Developing etching: techniques and ideas

    Course Date: Sun 3 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    The ideal follow-on for those who have done 'Introduction to etching' and would like to go deeper into the techniques and processes of etching. This course will consolidate your existing skills, introduce you to more complex etching processes and help you to find and develop your subject matter in this medium.
    Full fee: £229.00
    Senior fee: £229.00
    Concession: £140.00

  11. Lithography: all levels

    Course Date: Thu 7 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This most painterly of printmaking processes depends on the delicate balance between grease and water. Learn how marks and brush strokes, drawn and painted on the printing plate, can be faithfully reproduced to create bold or subtle prints.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £159.00
    Concession: £97.00

  12. Screenprinting and mixed media: developing personal projects

    Course Date: Fri 8 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Develop a personal project using screenprinting. This course is ideal for those with some screenprinting skills who wish to experiment and explore the possibilities of making images using this process. You will be able to work to your ideas with both technical and tutorial guidance from the tutor.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £135.00
    Concession: £103.00

  13. Printmaking: inspired by the city

    Course Date: Sun 1 Jul 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Taking inspiration from the urban environment, you will use your own sketches, photographs, resources or ideas to develop a range of prints using simple and direct printmaking techniques On this short course, you will experiment with monoprinting and drypoint techniques.
    Full fee: £109.00
    Senior fee: £109.00
    Concession: £66.00

  14. Build printmaking course

    Course Date: Wed 3 Oct 2018 (and 3 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This higher level, year-long course is aimed at printmakers wishing to develop a sustained personal project. You'll be guided through research, experimentation and development units, working towards a final body of work in the third term. The course involves a theoretical, contextual and practical component. There will be six Saturday sessions, 10:30–16:30; details to be given at interview.



    This course requires an application and informal interview prior to enrolment. The online application form will be launched on this course page in April 2018.
    Full fee: £1,319.00
    Senior fee: £1,319.00
    Concession: £805.00

  15. Printmaking studio: advanced

    Course Date: Wed 18 Apr 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An ideal opportunity to build on your previous printmaking experience. With expert tutor instruction and guidance you will discover ways to develop and experiment within a range of advanced relief and intaglio printmaking processes.
    Full fee: £309.00
    Senior fee: £247.00
    Concession: £188.00

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