An Introduction to Print Making
Taught in our exceptional facilities, this hands-on course will introduce you to the equipment and techniques of screen printing onto paper using water based processes. Expert tutors will guide you through workshops and demonstrations, then give individual feedback so you can learn the fundamental technical skills and develop confidence in your printmaking.
You will be given a project to demonstrate your new skills in screen printing, then you will further develop your understanding of the processes by printing your own two-colour personal project based on your own particular creative goals. This course is an ideal opportunity for: artists, designers and illustrators looking to explore new image making skills.
- You should have a genuine interest in this subject
Creating images for screen
Coating and exposing your screen
Setting up the hand bench for printing
Understand various stencil making techniques and their suitability for assorted effects and imagery
Coat and expose a screen using photographic emulsion and a vacuum press
Have confidence in printing and registering for multiple colours on a hand bench
Please choose your preferred study option below (subject to change).
This course costs: £185.00
If you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.
This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable to the course).
You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.
To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.
“I chose to study the Foundation in Art and Design course and specialised in Photography. College gives you a lot more freedom, the lessons are structured more professionally which gives you an idea of what it will be like at university. I would really recommend this course if you want to grow as a designer."Alfie Reddy