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image for Workshop/Course item typeLino Printing at Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre

Workshop/Course, Sun 30 Apr 2017

Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre

Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre

Contact

Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre

01206 738172

Address

Church Road,
Layer-de-la-Haye,
Colchester,
Essex,
CO2 0EU

Details

Lino printing tuition delivered by Sue Bedford Art teacher and artist. This one-day course gives an ideal opportunity to learn the basics of Lino printing techniques, in the beautiful surroundings of Abberton Nature Reserve. Produce Lino prints for greeting cards and/or prints for framing. One layer prints and reduction prints will be covered. Whether you are a complete beginner or a more creative type who wants to explore this versatile medium further, then this is the course for you. We will spend some time learning the basic skills needed to cut Lino safely and how to print it accurately, using registration techniques. Lino printing tuition delivered by Sue Bedford, Art teacher and artist. Sue has taught Art and design for 15 years in Essex and has been producing greetings cards and prints in Lino through her craft business Dotty Bee (facebook Dottybee). Tools and inks will be provided please bring card blanks and/ or paper. An apron is also useful to keep clothes clean.

Gift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toilets

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 30 Apr 2017 10:00 to 15:30

Prices

£45 donation requested per person; booking essential

Events at this Venue

date event
Sun 30 Apr Lino Printing
Sun 30 Apr Walk with the Warden
Wed 3 May Creepy Crawlies Club
Wed 3 May Wednesday Walks
Sun 7 May Optics day
Wed 10 May Creepy Crawlies Club

Location

Directions

Plan route to Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TL 962184  Lat: 51.83003 Long: 0.84717

Take the B1026 from Colchester and follow it for about 5 miles to Abberton

Facilities

  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets