Introduction to Printmaking


Friday September 29, 2017, 6.00-8.30pm

Friday September 29, 6.00-8.30pm
(2.5 hours)

Fee: $40 members / $45 non-members, all materials supplied

Instructor: Mo Hamilton

Level: Beginner. For adults and older youth (16+ yrs).

Location: Smithers Art Gallery


In this introductory workshop we will learn basic printmaking techniques to create a limited edition of black and white prints. We will learn how to transfer a drawing onto lino, about registration, how to sign and title an edition and carving techniques. We will learn about the tools and materials needed for block printing and the importance of value differences in creating a well-designed print.

Please bring a black and white image that has been formatted to 3x4 inches that you can transfer onto your lino or some drawings and photos to use to create a print.. 



Registration and pre-payment are required. Sign up at the gallery, or by phone with a credit card: 250-847-3898.

Cancellation policy: 50% refund on cancellations made 48hrs or more prior to the workshop

Discounts are offered to members. Memberships are $25 (valid May 1-April 30). Click here for details on how to become a member.

The fall 2017 art workshops are brought to you at a reduced cost thanks to the generous support of Smokescreen Graphics & Embroidery