Printmaking Letterpress Posters and Drypoint Tetra Pak Print Workshops
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Get creative at Ocean Studios with a Printmaking Session on Saturday morning. Celebrating Plymouth's first Urban Tree Festival 2023!
Ticket note: This ticket price is for a group of up to 4 people, aimed to reach families and friends. eg. 1 x £60 ticket is for 4 people.
Your booking will include 2 sessions exploring Letterpress poster printing with Alan Qualtrough and Dry Point Etching using recycled Tetrapaks with Beth Munro.
The workshops are 1 hr taster sessions for those looking to get creative through printmaking and suitable for all skill levels. In association with The first Urban tree festival in Plymouth.
There are three sessions during the day, each lasting around 2 hours:
Sat, May 20th at 10:00 AM
Sat, May 20th at 12:45 PM
Sat, May 20th at 3:30 PM
Letterpress Printing a Poster
You’ll be working in pairs to create a slogan that represents your feelings about Trees in Urban spaces, parks or in the landscape. You will be using Ocean Studios Protest Font and our flatbed press to create your posters.
Dry Point Etching
Learn the art of dry point using everyday items like Tetra Pak, transforming everyday items like orange juice cartoons into an original print. We will be working in the Print Room using an etching press and specialist equipment.
The café will be open throughout the day for refreshments, and you’ll get a chance to see some of our other presses in action in the cafe area.
- The ticket fee includes 2 x 1 hr taster sessions.
- 1 Ticket is for a group of up to 4 people.
- Ticket fee is £60 per group
- All attendees must arrive 15 minutes before the session.
- All ages welcome, each group must have at least 1 adult. Whilst we welcome younger children, be aware that the workshops are more suitable for children aged 6 years and above.
- This ticket is part of a series of workshops happening on the day.
- This ticket is solely for the 2 sessions booked on this Eventbrite site and cannot be transferred on the day.
Starts on Saturday 20th May 2023 at 3:30pm and finishes at 5:00pm
Accompanied children aged 6 and above
Where's It To?
This event is being held at/starts at Ocean Studios, The Factory, Cooperage, Royal William Yard, Stonehouse, PL1 3RP
The What 3 Words location is flag.being.items
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