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Alternative mark making and printing methods | Anne Gullick
Saturday | July 13 | 2019 |  10.30 - 4.00
Members £15.00 Non- members £20.00
An introduction to the way that the workshop has resources for its members to become more creative and try new approaches
A “fun” day in which to play with mixed media using different methods and tools.
Exploring mark making, simple print techniques and ways of making colourful layers to create striking images and patterns, some of which could be developed into more formal print at a later workshop.  Bring along any suitable inks, paints, papers and your ideas! Some materials will be available for use or purchase in the studio.
There are still a few places left on this workshop | CONTACT | | 01792 464418 | Call in to the studio Tuesday or thursday 10.30 - 4.30 to reserve a place

Designing and Drawing a Fold Book | Anne Gullick
Saturday June 15 | 10.30- 4.00
Members £15.00 Non-members £ 20.00
Drawing in pen and ink to produce a fold book of your chosen images or theme. Washes can be applied in a variety of media , to enhance your work and provide colourful, tonal or monochromatic pages. An opportunity to spend a relaxing and creative day with the freedom to experiment in a range of media. No experience is necessary. A selection of materials will be available to use, with paper provided for your fold book. Do bring along any pens, inks, felt tips, fine liners, paints of your own. Some designs could be taken into print at a later workshop.

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Screenprinting with paper stencils | Sarah Hopkins
2 Day Workshop Saturday and Sunday | June 29 | 30 || Max 6 places
£100 Full/Keyholder member  |£110 Ordinary Member | £140 Non-member

Those of you who are familiar with her work will know that she has her own unique approach to designing for print, capitalising on cut and torn paper stencils to build up the design through coloured layers. No coating of screens, no exposures – just cutting and a lot of thought!
This is a very open, non technical approach enabling great flexibility as you go through the design process.

Drawing and Designing day with with Kelly Stewart 
Friday July 5 | 10.00 - 4.00
Full/ Keyholder member £30 | Ordinary Member £40 |Non Member £50

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We are liaising with Swansea Museum Stores to access items from their collection not usually available to the public. They have a very large number of items from the old Swansea Natural History Museum in store. Drawers and drawers of butterflies, moths ,insects etc as well as a huge range of taxidermy. We have in the past gone to the stores to do drawing days from their amazing eclectic collection. In view of the fragility of the items this time we are using the education room at Swansea Museum.
We have chosen to use a selection of small birds from their taxidermy collection. These will be mounted on small polystyrene blocks as they cannot be handled directly. This an opportunity to develop some great images.
Kelly's expertise is developing your drawings for screenprint. Even if you are not doing the screenprinting course with Kelly on the next day, this is an inspirational course into how to use your first hand material into print using layers of colour, which can be applied to a range of print processes.
If you are not interested in drawing the bird collection there is a wealth of interesting material in the museumfor you to choose from.
Swansea Museum would also be interested in art work which promotes their collection so it will be interesting to see what we can develop from this workshop. This might be cards for sale in the shop or an exhibition of work.

There are still places on this workshop. Enjoy a full day of drawing in the Museum

Creating Artist Postcard sets with Kelly Stewart
Saturday and Sunday July 6 and 7| 10.00-4.30
Full/ Keyholder member £110 | Ordinary Member £130 |Non Member £150
This 2 day workshop will show you how to create a series of A6 postcards or mini prints via the screenprinting process. There will be an additional, optional preliminary drawing day where students will be drawing on location. These drawings will then be photocopied, enlarged/reduced/ cropped etc to create a series of A6 layouts in preparation for a 4 colour print. Those who won’t be attending the drawing day can bring material they are working on or would like to explore throughout the workshop.

We will create colour separations and expose them onto the screen. The final day will be screenprinting the designs/drawings onto A6 card and or paper in a range of colours.

There is still a place left on this course.

Students will receive a high quality A6 box to keep their postcards in




To book a place on a course please email or call in the studio.

telephone calls can be taken on Tuesdays and Thursdays | 10.30 - 4.00

Please note: ALL COURSES must be paid in full to guarantee your place on the course. In the event you can’t attend, we will only refund any fees paid if we can fill your place.

Payment is by cheque | Cash | BACS TRANSFER | Card payments can be taken in the studio

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Bank details Swansea Print Workshop | 09-01-29 | A/N 37942494.

PLEASE NOTE | if you use this method of payment please send us an email to notify us that the payment has been made and we will send you a receipt and an acknowledgement that your place is reserved.