Workshops run for 2 days,  10am – 4pm on the days stipulated unless otherwise noted. Weekend workshops are usually £130 for non-members and £120 for members. Instructions on how to book are on each page on the drop down menu.

All courses listed should be available to book online via the booking service using PayPal, either with a card or a PayPal account.

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Letterpress (weekend workshop) – Full

20 Jan 2018 - 21 Jan 2018 | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Letterpress workshop with Lucy Guenot There will be a maximum of 6 people on this course ABOUT THE  COURSE: Learn as much abut the process as possible, including how to set and use the presses. Using Adana, Albion and proofing presses, you can make postcards, posters and prints. Saturday: Looking at samples of letterpress. Introduction to the process. The type – wooden & metal. Setting type – how to. The presses – how to operate them. We will be using 3 types of press:
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Textile Printing (weekend workshop) – 5 Places Available

24 Feb 2018 - 25 Feb 2018 | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Textile printing workshop with Anne Haworth There will be a maximum of 6 people on this course ABOUT THE  COURSE: An exciting course for anyone with a love of fabrics. Produce multi-coloured screen printed fabric prints using simple paper stencils. You will be helped to produce your own textiles designs that can be used to produce pieces of fabric for cushions, bags, quilting and stitiching etc. This course is suitable for all levels. Please wear old clothes or an apron. ABOUT THE TUTOR:
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Wood Engraving (weekend workshop) – 3 places available

03 Mar 2018 - 04 Mar 2018 | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Wood Engraving workshop with Ben Goodman There will be a maximum of 6 people on this course ABOUT THE  COURSE: A two day weekend workshop for anyone interested in learning a contemporary approach to a traditional process. On the first day you will learn various ways to transfer your image onto a piece of boxwood and then how to use a range of engraving tools. During the second part of the day you will start to engrave your image into the block while Ben is at hand to guide you through the
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Experimental Lino Print (One Day Course) – Six places available

24 Mar 2018 | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Experimental Lino Print with Kelly Noble One Day Workshop – Saturday 24th March 10-4pm ABOUT THE  COURSE: We are delighted to offer this 1 day workshop with Co-op member Kelly Noble. Experiment and explore different methods of lino printing. Use mark making, collage and different colour approaches to produce and print a plate. ABOUT THE TUTOR: Kelly Noble is an Illustrator based in Gloucestershire. Since graduating at the University Of Gloucestershire in 2010 she has been working on
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Screenprinting (weekend workshop) – Six places available

07 Apr 2018 - 08 Apr 2018 | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Screenprinting workshop with Andy Kinnear There will be a maximum of 6 people on this course ABOUT THE  COURSE: Learn a variety of methods to make multi layered, coloured screenprints. A good introduction to the studio. This course is suitable for all levels. Please wear old clothes or bring an apron. TO BOOK THIS COURSE: Please pay a deposit, or the full amount, to secure your place. (You can either use a Paypal account or a credit/debit card to do this). If you would prefer to pay by
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Letterpress & Printmaking for Artist’s Books (Weekend Workshop) – 5 Places available

28 Apr 2018 - 29 Apr 2018 | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Letterpress & Printmaking for Artists Books There will be a maximum of 6 people on this course.   ABOUT THE  COURSE: Lucy Guenot and Jane Sasanow have designed a course which will give students the opportunity of playing with text and image in single sheet book formats. They will explore the possibilities of mark making and texture, through simple card reliefs, collagraphs and linocuts and play with letter forms and text. There will be a simple introduction to basic type setting
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Lino Printing in Colour (Weekend Workshop) – Six places available

12 May 2018 - 13 May 2018 | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Lino Printing in Colour with Beth Jenkins – 6 spaces available There will be a maximum of 6 people on this course ABOUT THE  COURSE: Learn how to make full colour lino prints, using the reduction method. You will learn how to achieve successful registration, graduated backgrounds and many other useful techniques. This course is suitable for all levels. ABOUT THE TUTOR: Beth Jenkins – Beth is a GPC member and has been teaching for a number of years.  She specialises in woodblock
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Etching (weekend workshop) – Five places available

09 Jun 2018 - 10 Jun 2018 | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Etching with Terence Millington There will be a maximum of 5 people on this course ABOUT THE  COURSE: Learn traditional etching from our resident master etcher. Explore hardground, softground, aquatint and sugarlift etching to produce and print a piece of work. This course is suitable for all levels.   ABOUT THE TUTOR: Terry is regarded as one of the countries finest etchers and we are very proud to have him as a co-op member. His work has been published regularly in the UK and USA and
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