media artist Lesley Dearn will introduce this quick, playful method of
mono-printing. Suitable for complete beginners and experienced artists
alike. Gel Printing is a wonderful way to create unique images without
the need for traditional drawing or print-making skills. Create beautiful
images, generate ideas, experiment with colour and explore a different way of
working in this relaxed workshop.
professional gel plate and acrylic paints, you’ll learn several different
techniques including layering, direct mark-making and masking. You will
learn how to build delicate images using leaves and feathers, create
abstract designs and evoke subtle landscapes.
the day we will cover the main Gel Printing techniques, as well as elements of
colour and composition. You’ll have ample time to experiment during the day,
creating dozens of prints, as you explore colour, texture, and design while
creating your own very personal and uniques pieces.
materials and equipment will be provided.
buy lunch nearby or feel free to bring your own