PRAXIS (Peformance and Application of Skills) ADVANCED with Margaret Wilson PRAXIS – "performance and application of skills". This workshop is about practising skills and techniques of printmaking, initially with an emphasis on relief prints from lino blocks.
Printmaking is process-driven – one step followed by another in preparation of blocks or plates, paper, inks, presses, registration, proofing and editioning prints.
Understanding the steps allows enormous freedom to experiment with images and variations of process.
The workshop carries on from the previous day and is designed for those who have already completed a PRAXIS workshop with Margaret.
Materials List for students: SHARP lino cutting tools – Speedball or wood handle, Sketches and reference material, personal photo reference., Notebook, Apron (with pockets if possible), Drawing kit of pencils, pens, tape, scissors, blade knife, metal ruler, bench hook or non-slip mat if you have one, Shirt/shoe box to hold blocks, Baren – bamboo if you have one, Soup spoon, Folio.
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Impress Printmakers Studio and Gallery Brisbane Australia is a not-for-profit open access community print making Studio and Gallery managed and supported by fine artist volunteers through a program of membership contributions, donations and fundraising