Introduction to Multi Block Coloured Woodcuts with Roslyn Kean - Holiday Workshop

Introduction to Multi Block Coloured Woodcuts with Roslyn Kean - Holiday Workshop
$368.65 Limited GST free
Introduction to Multi Block Coloured Woodcuts with Roslyn Kean - Holiday Workshop

<p>This course will cover the ancient registration methods of traditional Japanese woodcuts allowing numerous blocks of varying colours to be incorporated into a single image. <br/>Explore various

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For additional information contact Roslyn
Email : rozkean@bigpond.com

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This course will cover the ancient registration methods of traditional Japanese woodcuts allowing numerous blocks of varying colours to be incorporated into a single image.
Explore various image transfer methods onto the blocks and carving styles from loose expressive to fine line detail.

Printing will be done both by hand using various barens and on the studio presses.
Maximum paper size will be A4 to allow for more complex blocks to be carved and printed within the time frame.
There is also opportunity for black and white images

The weekend will also include tool sharpening, carving techniques, paper choices for relief printing, and inking techniques.
Inks provided wash up with detergent and water so there is minimal toxicity of materials used.
Roslyn will have tools available for carving, sharpening stones, inks and rollers (brayers), barens, disposable gloves etc.
Students are asked to bring prepared image ideas to the workshop. Maximum image size 16cm x 24cm on A4 paper. Portrait or landscape orientation option.

A materials kit which includes various blocks, fine art papers, proofing paper, drafting film and carbon paper will be provided.
Includes materials fee

Course suitable for beginners to advanced students.
Email Roz for further details: rozkean@bigpond.com

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