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2020: ETCHING – LONDON

Venue: City & Guilds of London Art School

Deadline to apply: 29/02/2020

Dates: This workshop will run for five Saturdays from 29th February until 28th March 2020. Students will develop prints that they can take home and to add to their portfolios.

Workshop Information

Etching is a 500 year old process and still very much used in the world today. Students will learn various techniques during the workshop including, soft ground etching, sugar lift aquatint and will be able to develop prints that they can take home with them to add to their portfolios. They will also learn to consider how works can evoke a powerful emotional, physical and intellectual response that will hopefully inspire then throughout the workshop.

Creative Dimension Tutor, Laura Clarke, graduated from the Royal College of Art with an MA in Fine Art Printmaking in 2010. In 2012 she was made a Fellow of the Royal Academy Schools.

Transferable Skills and Future Careers

All of our workshops give you a valuable chance to develop a range transferable skills. This is a great workshop for anyone who is interested in learning some of the skills required for careers in: Fine Art, Illustration, Animation, Architecture and other areas.  

Eligibility Criteria

In order to be eligible to apply you will need to be  14 – 18 years old during the dates of the workshop.

You should be creative and have an interest in the careers listed above, or similar areas. You should also have good hand-eye co-ordination.

In your application you should demonstrate a passion for working with your hands.

You must be able to attend every day of the workshop.

Please be sure that you have read our Eligibility Criteria and Applications section at the bottom of the Workshop page before applying.

Course Funding

Our workshops are fully-funded by generous sponsors.  Places are limited, therefore, we recommend you submit your application as early as possible.

If the workshop becomes oversubscribed, we will close the application process early. 

 

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