Relief printmaking one day intensive workshop. Drypoints are created by directly scratching an image onto a plate and then printing the image from the plate using an etching press.
- Image transfer
- Line and values
- Colour registration, multiple plates
- Papers and inks
- Mixing inks
- Hand coloured drypoints
- Stencils, layering and composition
- Mika and pigments.
Language: English and Italian.
Duration: One intensive day.
The courses are run by Colleen Corradi Brannigan, a practising printmaker and artist.
It is an ideal base for further exploration as it is located near castles, forts, churches and abbeys which are well worth a visit.
Set at the foot of the Abruzzi mountains, in Italy, Dedalo Center for Contemporary Art is in Castiglione a Casauria, in the province of Pescara. It is ideally situated in the center of Abruzzo only about one hour from Rome and about 30 minutes from Pescara.
- Pritnmaking center and art center,
- 2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, one gallery, one printmaking workshop.
Accommodation (two nights, self catering) single room: Euro 100 - double room Euro 80 per person. Extensions available. Bed and Breakfasts are also available in the area.
Course Fee: Euro 90 - check timetable. All materials are included. Bring an apron. Participants are advised to have their own carving tools.
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