Lino printing: Summer design focus- Knowle

Price
£40 / Adult
Duration
2 hrs 30 mins
Age restrictions
14+
Child and Student prices also available

What you'll do

Fancy one wholesome afternoon learning the wonderful art of lino printing? Get guided by your host Kate, a talented artist and tutor, in her home workshop space. Taking inspiration from this season's plants, make an abstract design that creates a stunning print.

This workshop gives you all the skills and equipment you need for linocut printmaking. Kate is big on simple techniques which provide striking results. She'll break down this creative printing process step-by-step. From composing your design to cutting and printing your block, and using a fantastic 'Little Thumper' printing press for the best results.

This workshop is perfect for all levels and abilities, with no experience needed. All materials, tools, tea and coffee are included - just bring along yourself and the urge to try something new!

You can expect the workshop to pan out with:

A welcome and introduction to your tutor, Kate Kate showing you all the tools, materials and techniques you will need Starting work on your design A break for refreshments Continuing where you left off Leaving with your wonderful nature-inspired artwork Whether you choose to keep your artwork and frame it or gift it to friends is entirely up to you. Hopefully, this will be just the start of your lino printing adventure, so there will be plenty more to go around!

Upcoming dates

What you'll do

Fancy one wholesome afternoon learning the wonderful art of lino printing? Get guided by your host Kate, a talented artist and tutor, in her home workshop space. Taking inspiration from this season's plants, make an abstract design that creates a stunning print.

This workshop gives you all the skills and equipment you need for linocut printmaking. Kate is big on simple techniques which provide striking results. She'll break down this creative printing process step-by-step. From composing your design to cutting and printing your block, and using a fantastic 'Little Thumper' printing press for the best results.

This workshop is perfect for all levels and abilities, with no experience needed. All materials, tools, tea and coffee are included - just bring along yourself and the urge to try something new!

You can expect the workshop to pan out with:

A welcome and introduction to your tutor, Kate Kate showing you all the tools, materials and techniques you will need Starting work on your design A break for refreshments Continuing where you left off Leaving with your wonderful nature-inspired artwork Whether you choose to keep your artwork and frame it or gift it to friends is entirely up to you. Hopefully, this will be just the start of your lino printing adventure, so there will be plenty more to go around!

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Facilities

  • Child friendly (0-16)
  • Parking
  • Refreshments available
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • WiFi

On the day

How to get here: There is parking directly outside the house and on the local roads. The Number 2 bus stops at the end of the road on the Wells Road. Bikes can be stored safely.

What to wear: clothes that you don't mind getting a bit mucky.

What to bring: just yourself - possibly some design inspiration

Changes happen, don't worry

How to change dates
Change of plans? You can easily rebook the next available slot up to 7 days before your experience.
How to get a refund
Can't make it? We understand things happen! You can cancel and get a full refund up to 7 days before your experience.
Please note that this refund policy does not apply to gift bookings. You may reschedule your gift if outside the time period stated above. However, all gifts are non-refundable and expire exactly 1 year after the date of purchase.

About Kate Miller - Printmaker

Kate Miller is an experienced artist and teacher who runs intaglio and relief printing workshops in South Bristol. She's inspired by her surroundings - whether that's trees, plants, flowers or people - Kate prints, paints and generally creates!

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What people are saying

Brilliant evening spent being gently tutored by Kate. A great host and guide through this creative process. Perfect for couples!

Beverley MilnerSimonds, Apr 2022

Any questions?

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Upcoming dates

What people are saying

Brilliant evening spent being gently tutored by Kate. A great host and guide through this creative process. Perfect for couples!

Beverley MilnerSimonds, Apr 2022
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Price
£40 / Adult
Duration
2 hrs 30 mins
Age restriction
14+
Rebook or cancel up to 7 days before your experience.