In this workshop, you will learn the basics of linocut. You will learn about carving tools, materials and where to buy them. You will learn how to transfer your drawing onto a carving block and how to make various marks with different tools, gain confidence and control. Finally, you will learn how to print your block using water based ink simply using a spoon. You will go home with a selection of greeting cards, postcards and prints. All tools and materials are provided.
All levels are most welcome and beginners are absolutely encouraged!
Kat Lendacka was born and grew up in Litomerice, a rather picturesque small town approximately 40 miles north of Prague in what was once Bohemia. Since her move to the UK, Kat has gained a first class honours degree in Graphics from University College Northampton, has worked in graphic design and lectured, part time, at De Monfort University.
Optional: You can purchase ABIG carving tools for £8.
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