Summer School Etching

What will I learn?

Ideal for beginners to those with some experience, this course uses zinc plates to explore a variety of mark-making and texture generating techniques. Progress from dry-point to using copper-sulphate acid with resists, grounds, and experimental techniques. Environmentally friendly alternatives as well as traditional processes will allow for aquatint effects with results on a variety of paper surfaces. Non-demo materials can be purchased from Plaza Art Supplies.

Additional Course Details for 17/18

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  • Course code 14355
    Course name Summer School Etching 17/18
    Study mode Part-Time
    Days Monday-Friday
    Times 09:30 to 15:00
    16-18 fee £145.00
    Entitlement Waiver £145.00
    Full Cost Fees £145.00
    Start date 09/07/18
    Duration 1 week (s)

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