Monotypes and mixed media

Course summary

Discover the process of mark making and the construction of an image while gaining knowledge and understanding of the basic principles of print. This workshop will combine mixed-media and layering to push the boundaries of printmaking including how to create depth, atmosphere, layering and tone.

Students will be able to access a printing press and will work with a variety of basic techniques.

What you will learn

  • basic principles of print
  • how to layer an image using a variety of techniques
  • how to work with a printing press
  • how to create depth, atmosphere, layering, tone and value within the printmaking medium
  • basic mixed media processes
  • how to create a composition using printing techniques

What you will get

  • your own print project to take home

What to bring

  • apron
  • wear old clothing as it can get messy
  • snacks or lunch (there is no food available to purchase on-site)

About the tutor

Kate Piekutowski is an Australian/Polish artist from Hobart and has a Masters in Fine Art (printmaking) from UTAS. Being a first-generation child of migrants, she is intrigued by the concept of belonging and her homeland. Her work also explores European history and connection to between two places. She has extensively travelled to artist residencies in Portugal, New Zealand, Greece, Italy and India which has resolved in a number of solo exhibitions in Tasmania and Victoria. She now lives in Melbourne and has a studio in Brunswick where she also teaches printmaking workshops and exhibits in Melbourne and Tasmania.

Course cost

COST: $75.00

Class availability: 7 PLACES REMAINING

Course dates

Saturday 28 September
10.00am – 1.00pm

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7 PLACES AVAILABLE

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