Etching for Beginners (Wednesday evenings)

Registration fee: $495.00

Etching for Beginners with Gwenn Tasker

Students will learn the principles of etching, basic intaglio techniques, plate preparation including cutting, bevelling, filing, degreasing, polishing; use of soft, hard and semi-permeable grounds, line etching, aquatint, burnishing, scraping, open bite, spit bite, blocking out and drypoint. Correct use of different plate types (eg. copper, aluminium, etc.), correct press operation and print registration will also be be learnt.

Wednesday evenings, 25 April to 20 June, 6:30 – 9:30pm, $495 for 9 weeks.

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