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Last updated February 2020

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Our Lady of Sorrows
Rafael Butron
Mixed media
23 & 24 may

metal/drypoint engraving
guest tutor: rafael butron

Rafael Butron trained as a painter/printmaker awarded a BFA from the City Art Institute and a Master of Art from University of NSW COFA, including a Dip Ed at University of Sydney. He is currently co director for Gripeditions Fine Art Limited Editions. His work is held in private collections and institutions such as University of Western Sydney, University of NSW and National Gallery of Australia.

The workshop will cover the creation of an image without chemicals using engraving tools and roulettes. The students will have the opportunity to develop plates that can be printed using a variety of techniques including chine collé and colour blends.
Each student will be directed in the approaches to the creation of an image using the appropriate tools and mark making to effective inking and printing techniques and cleaning and caring for tools and plate.

For more about Rafael Butron... click here.

Time: 10am to 4pm
Members: $330.00
Non members: $355.00
Bookings: workshops@printstudio.org.au

15 & 16 august

viscosity colour printing
guest tutor: seraphina martin

Seraphina Martin studied printmaking at the National Art School in Paris and the technique of Viscosity at the Atelier 17 under Master printer William Hayter. In 1994, she trained with American printmaker Dan Welden who initiated the non toxic method called Solar Plate Etching.

Students participating in the workshop can revisit existing plates such as Aluminium plates, collagraph plates or Solar plates with the intention to transform the images with stencils and viscosity colour rolls.
There will also be the opportunity to make a solar plate on the day.

For more about Seraphina Martin... click here.

Time: 10am to 4pm
Members: $330.00
Non members: $355.00
Bookings: workshops@printstudio.org.au

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31 october & 1 november

plein air on plastic plate
guest tutor: bronwyn rees

Bronwyn Rees is a Melbourne based artist who holds a degree in Illustration from the Queensland College of Art. She subsequently undertook a three-year stint at Glasgow Print Workshop, and is currently Artist in Residence at the Firestation Print Studio.

Drawing up plates can be whatever is in front of you or just a feeling you get from being there - let your imagination run free.

For more about Bronwyn Rees... click here.

Time: 10am to 4pm
Members: $330.00
Non members: $355.00
Bookings: workshops@printstudio.org.au

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Plein air acrylic paint on perspex.

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Plein air acrylic paint on perspex.

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Plein air acrylic paint on perspex.

Workshop Cancellation Policy

Workshops organised by the Warringah Printmakers Studio require a minimum number of enrolments to proceed. Therefore, payment must be made straight after booking, preferably by bank transfer but cheques and cash will be accepted.

Refunds will only be given at the Studio's discretion & if:

The request to withdraw from the workshop must be made to the Workshop Co-ordinator before the commencement of the workshop. Non-attendance without notification of withdrawal will not receive a refund.
Please visit the membership page for more information about membership.
Please read the Studio guidelines before attending the course.