Workshop Gallery 

Sheyne is an exprienced printmaking tutor with 20 years experience. and he can also run workshops for photoshop, mixed media printmaking and painting, drawing,

His main area of expertise is traditional and experiemental woodblock printing, with workshops tailored to meet you and your students needs.

the standard woodblock workshop goes as follows

In this workshop you will make contrasting dynamic prints using methods of tradition, experimentation and handy shortcuts in colour and black & white.It will be a hands-on demonstration into the world of woodblock printmaking including the rules and process of the print studio, from the idea to the finished print.Beginning by making background mosaic patterned prints from printing one single block then printing a silhouette block over the top of that. It is a great way to go through the whole process of printing so you get a feel for it, then you can elaborate and experiment as much as you like. The workshop includes chisel techniques, shortcuts, positive / negative space, using background and foreground,key blocks, relief printing techniques, rolling ink, using the press, registration, reduction printing, making clean prints, print etiquette and studio care. These workshops use water-based inks which is easy on clean up and friendly on the environment.

Sheyne can set up workshops anywhere in New Zealand, prices are very reasonable and the students will love the process, quality, and quantity of the finished print!

One on one tuition is available for students in the wellington area

subjects available for tuition are

  • Photoshop introduction - beginnings of digital creativity and manipulating images
  • Woodblock/ relief printmaking - beginning to exhibition level
  • Mixed media printmaking and painting
  • drawing

ENQUIRE ABOUT PRICING AND DATES

 

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Weekend Woodblock Workshop coming up in Blenheim - March 18/19  2017

March 18/19 2017 @ Marlborough Arts Society
204 High Street, Blenheim, Marlborough
10am til 4pm Saturday/ Sunday

Telephone : 03 577 6784
Email : info@marlboroughartsociety.com 
 $200 includes all materials

In this workshop you will make contrasting dynamic prints using methods of tradition, experimentation and handy shortcuts in colour and black & white. Perfect for beginners/ intermediate and also a good refresher course, if you need a jolt to get your creativity going again.

It will be a hands-on demonstration into the world of woodblock printmaking including the rules and process of the print studio, from the idea to the finished print.Beginning by making background mosaic patterned prints from printing one single block then printing a silhouette block over the top of that.

It is a great way to go through the whole process of printing so you get a feel for it, then you can elaborate and experiment as much as you like. The workshop includes chisel techniques, shortcuts, positive / negative space, using background and foreground,key blocks, relief printing techniques, rolling ink, using the press, registration, reduction printing, making clean prints, print etiquette and studio care.

These workshops use water-based inks which is easy on clean up and friendly on the environment.

 contact to enroll


 

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Christchurch Art Gallery August 6 and 7th 2016

https://christchurchartgallery.org.nz/events/wood-print-workshop

  • 6 and 7 August / 10am–4pm
  • Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu
  • $200 including all materials