Saturday 13 and 20 June, 11.00-4.00pm

Tutor: Chris Christodoulou

Cost: £160. Acrylic printing plates, paper and inks included.

Learn drypoint techniques with artist Chris Christodoulou who will show you how to achieve a range rich black and grey tones using drypoint techniques on easily available acrylic plastic sheet. You will take plates out of the studio to draw on, bringing exciting, direct plates back into the studio to print. You will explore how to achieve a wide range of marks on the acrylic sheet You will learn how to ink and print the plates to achieve the dark and smudgy lines characteristic of drypoint. On the second day you will change the plates with the addition of some simple collagraph and chine colle techniques to add to your images.