Letterpress weekend workshop with Lucy Guenot – 6 places available

18 Jan 2020 - 19 Jan 2020 | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Place : GPC, Unit 16c Griffin Mill, London Road, Thrupp Nr Stroud. GL5 2AZ
Cost : £130 for non-members
Phone : 01453 350885
Email : info@gpchq.co.uk

Letterpress Workshop with Lucy Guenot

Weekend Workshop

Saturday 18th & 19th January 2020

10am – 4pm

Investment: £130

                  

                

ABOUT THE  COURSE:

Letterpress is a fascinating area of print with many possibilities. As part of the course, you will explore traditional & experimental ways of using wooden & metal type on three types of press: a Vandercook-type proofing press, an Albion press & an Adana table top press. You will find out about how inks and paper impact on the quality of printing

You can print cards, postcards, posters & prints. You can letterpress print on paper, textile (100% cotton best) and onto any pre-existing prints or drawings, so feel free to bring anything you might like to try printing with/on. Printing paper/card and inks will be provided but if you want to try a particular type of paper, you can buy it at Pegasus on the Saturday.

ABOUT THE TUTOR:

Lucy Guenot has an MA in Multi-Disciplinary Printmaking, UWE Bristol, graduated 2015 and a BA Graphic Design, Saint Martin’s School of Art (now CSM) London. Lucy’s work combines letterpress print with relief print, using wordplay, poetry fragments and typographic experiments.

She is a member of Stroud-based artists group Walking the Land. See: http://www.walkingtheland.org.uk/wordpress/artists-pages/lucy-guenot/

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TO BOOK THIS COURSE:

Please 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 cheque, please send it GPC, Griffin Mill, London Rd, Thrupp, Stroud, GL5 2AZ, stating your name, address, phone no and email, plus the name of the course. To avoid double booking, please email us if you have sent a cheque. Confirmation of your place will be made by email within a week of receiving payment.

Terms and Conditions:

Bookings are only confirmed on receipt of the full cost of the course.  If full payment is not made, you will not be allowed to start the course.  

Cancellation Policy:

The sum of £50, will be lost If you cancel at short notice (less than 2 weeks before the course start). If your place cannot be filled, no monies will be returned.

Please note that it is necessary for tutors to be passed your e-mail address for the purpose of running the workshop, please see our privacy policy.

For further information please email us on info@gpchq.co.uk

COST: £130 for non-members, and £120 for members.

Materials are included for this course.


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