28 Apr 2018 - 29 Apr 2018 | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Place : Griffin Mill
Cost : £130 non members
Phone : 01453 350885
Email : email@example.com
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 and printing.
Suitable for all abilities.
ABOUT THE TUTORS:
BA Graphic Design, St Martin’s School of Art, London & MA Multidisciplinary Printmaking, UWE Bristol
Lucy is a freelance book designer & graphic artist and has been a member of GPC for over five years, and member of the Stroud-based artists’ group ‘Walking the Land’ for nearly ten years.
BA Fashion & Textiles (specialising in weave and knit), Loughborough School of Art & MA Multidisciplinary Printmaking, UWE Bristol
After gaining a degree in textiles Jane taught art for 23yrs before undertaking a MA in printmaking at UWE. She was awarded the Agassi Book Arts prize in her final year and the making of artist books runs parallel to printmaking. Jane has been a member of the GPC for over 5 yrs.
TO BOOK THIS COURSE:
COST: £130 for non-members, and £120 for members. Materials are included, but there may be extra materials to buy over the weekend, payable to the tutors.