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It’s now really easy to book our courses online.

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All of our courses are suitable for complete beginners, new learners and those looking to refresh skills unless otherwise stated.

In addition to our course programme below, we regularly host artist talks in the studio and we are happy to arrange bespoke workshops, talks and demonstrations.

Before booking, please read our course booking information.

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Print courses starting in July 2019

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SUMMER SCHOOL: Japanese Paper Dyeing, Bookbinding and Box-making

Tuesday 23rd July until Saturday 27th July 10.30am - 4.30pm

New for our Summer School is an opportunity to learn Japanese book binding and box making.

Summer School Artist Talks: David Hancock and Simon Woolham

Tuesday 23rd July 6pm - 7.30pm

Our Summer School Artist Talks are open to everyone!

SUMMER SCHOOL: Alternative Techniques in Lithography

Tuesday 23rd July until Saturday 27th July 10.30am - 4.30pm

Learn experimental processes with and without the use of a press over five days in this Summer School.

SUMMER SCHOOL: Large Scale Experimental Collagraphs using Stencils and Monoprint

Tuesday 23rd July until Saturday 27th July 10.30am - 4.30pm

Learn experimental processes with and without the use of a press over five days in this Summer School.

Summer School Artist Talk: Ruby Tingle

Thursday 25th July 6pm - 7.30pm

Our Summer School Artist Talks are open to everyone!

Mini Print Club

Tuesday 30th July until Thursday 1st August 11am - 2pm

This “Mini Print Club” is a set of three morning sessions for teenagers aged 14 – 16 to learn how to screenprint.

Print courses starting in August 2019

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Collage and Painterly Monoprint using Disperse Dyes

Saturday 3rd August 10am - 4pm

A busy day to explore the many exciting ways that disperse dyes can be used to create bright, colourful prints onto fabrics and acetates.

Wood Engraving Taster

Sunday 4th August 10am - 2pm

A morning taster course introducing wood engraving.

Morning Print Club - 4 Weeks

Thursday 8th August until Thursday 29th August 10.30am - 1.30pm

NEW Morning Print Clubs, designed as the perfect stepping stone from LPW Courses – Membership.

Cutting Edge - The Art of Simplifying Linocuts

Saturday 10th August until Saturday 17th August 10am - 4pm

This new course, running over two consequetive Saturdays, will show you how to produce A4 linocut prints using soft Japanese vinyl.

Print Club For Young Printmakers aged 5 -7

Friday 16th August 10am - 1pm

Inspired by our current exhibition, children will work with an artist, explore creating their own prints and present their work to family at the end of the day.

CMYK In A Day

Sunday 18th August 10am - 4pm

Learn full colour screenprinting using colour separation and expand your screenprinting skills.

LAKESIDE: Drawing With Collagraphs, Beyond The Surface

Sunday 18th August 10am - 4pm

Use line, shape and texture to create collagraph plates.

Screenprinting: Troubleshooting and Tips

Saturday 24th August 10am - 4pm

This course is ideal for those with some screenprinting experience who wish to improve and extend their practice.

Letterpress Taster

Sunday 25th August 10am - 1pm

Working up to A5 you will create a small edition of prints and postcards.

Summer Sizzler Tech Surgeries

Tuesday 27th August 10am - 5pm

LPW Members can book onto a tech surgery and get some one to one support from our Studio Team.

Summer Sizzler Tech Surgeries

Wednesday 28th August 10am - 5pm

LPW Members can book onto a tech surgery and get some one to one support from our Studio Team.

Summer Sizzler Tech Surgeries

Thursday 29th August 10am - 5pm

LPW Members can book onto a tech surgery and get some one to one support from our Studio Team.

Summer Sizzler Tech Surgeries

Friday 30th August 10am - 5pm

LPW Members can book onto a tech surgery and get some one to one support from our Studio Team.

Photo Etching Weekend

Saturday 31st and Sunday 1st September 10am - 4pm

Learn how to transform your hand drawn or photographic images into photo etchings.

Print courses starting in September 2019

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Introduction To Print

Tuesday 3rd September until Tuesday 8th October 11am - 2pm

NEW Tuesday morning course!

Introduction to Print

Tuesday 3rd September until Tuesday 8th October 6pm - 9pm

NEW Tuesday Evening Course!

Twilight Print Club - 6 Weeks

Wednesday 4th September until Wednesday 9th October 6pm - 8pm

NEW Evening Print Clubs, designed as the perfect stepping stone from LPW Courses – Membership.

Introduction to Screenprint

Saturday 7th September 10am - 4pm

This one day course introduces the basic principles of screenprinting.

Collage With Textile Dyes Taster

Sunday 8th September 10am - 1pm

Discover textiles and disperse dyes using monoprint.

Adventures in Never-land

Saturday 14th September 10am - 4pm

A unique opportunity to create new work and take part in a project by artists Kate Genever and Steve Pool.

Introduction to Linocut

Sunday 15th September 10am - 4pm

A great introduction to the popular art of linocutting.

Meet The Presses: Relief Taster

Saturday 21st September 1pm - 4pm

Learn how our presses work and spend some time making your own prints!

Outside/In: Printing The City

Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd September 10am - 4pm

Work with artists Sumiko Eadon and Sally Stephens and translate artist observational sketches into prints.

Handling & Mounting Delicate Prints

Friday 27th September 6pm - 8pm

Learn how to use traditional wet mounting techniques to preserve your prints on delicate paper.

Gelli Printing for Printmakers 6+

Saturday 28th September 10am - 1pm

NEW Workshop for younger printmakers to learn this accessible printmaking technique.

Introduction to Letterpress

Saturday 28th September 10am - 4pm

Create a small edition of cards and postcards.

Linocut Taster

Sunday 29th September 10am - 1pm

Learn how to translate your image to lino and make a print to take home.

Print courses starting in October 2019

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Lithography Weekend: Colour & Editioning

Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th October 10am - 4pm

NEW Intermediate Level Lithography Course

Relief Decoration Onto Clay for Printmakers 12 - 16

Sunday 6th October 2pm - 5pm

Young People can explore markmaking on clay slabs to create relief tiles and platters to take home.

Relief Decoration Onto Clay for Printmakers 6 - 11

Sunday 6th October 10am - 1pm

Young People can explore markmaking on clay slabs to create relief tiles and platters to take home.

Morning Print Club - 4 Weeks

Thursday 10th October until Thursday 31st October 10.30am - 1.30pm

NEW Morning Print Clubs designed as the perfect stepping stone from LPW courses to membership.

Introduction To Collagraph

Saturday 12th October 10am - 4pm

Learn how to create a variety of textures and tones in this mix of relief and intaglio printmaking.

Screenprinting Taster

Sunday 13th October 10am - 1pm

New to our programme – perfect start to your screenprinting journey!

Print Club For Young Printmakers aged 8 -11

Friday 18th October

Inspired by our current exhibition, children will work with an artist, explore creating their own prints and present their work to family at the end of the day.

Mapping Our Environment

Saturday 19th October 10am - 1pm

Take part in a collaborative project, finding inspiration in the overlooked and learning how to make monoprints and collage.

'S' Is For Screenprinting

Saturday 19th October 10am - 4pm

‘S’ is also for serendipity and spontaneity! Explore Lo Fi Printmaking with artist BEACH.

Shibori Dyeing

Sunday 20th October 10am - 1pm

Explore this 8th Century craft and produce beautiful pieces using natural dyes.

Digital Tools for the Printmaker

Wednesday 23rd October 6pm - 8pm

Join artist David Clarke and explore how digital image manipulation can enhance traditional printmaking processes.

Mapping Our Environment

Saturday 26th October 10am - 1pm

Take part in a collaborative project, finding inspiration in the overlooked and learning how to make monoprints and collage.

Marbling Onto Paper And Fabric

Sunday 27th October 10am - 4pm

An amazing opportunity to try out traditional paper marbling onto fabric and paper.

Print courses starting in November 2019

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Drypoint On Aluminium

Saturday 2nd November 10am - 4pm

Take a line for a walk and explore multi plate and abstract printmaking.

Expressive Monoprinting

Sunday 3rd November 10am - 4pm

Spend a day learning the spontaneous and exciting process of monoprint.

Follow On Print

Tuesday 5th November until Tuesday 10th December 11am - 2pm

NEW Tuesday Morning Course!

Twilight Print Club - 6 Weeks

Wednesday 6th November until Wednesday 11th December 6pm - 8pm

NEW Evening Print Clubs, designed as the perfect stepping stone from LPW Courses – Membership.

Radical Zines Workshop

Saturday 9th November 10am - 4pm

Design and print your own zine in a day using screenprint and collage techniques.

Colours Of India

Sunday 10th November 10am - 4pm

An experimental linocut day, taking Indian designs and patterns as inspiration.

Mokulito Weekend

Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th November 10am - 4pm

Join artist Kathryn Desforges for fun weekend learning wood lithography.

LAKESIDE: Line & Form With Drypoint & Monoprint

Sunday 17th November 10am - 4pm

Learn drypoint and monoprint and make prints inspired by Ivon Hitchens’ paintings, on show at Djanogly Gallery.

Text As Image

Saturday 30th November 10am - 4pm

Spend a day creating a small set of unique letterpress prints.

Print courses starting in December 2019

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Relief Decoration Onto Clay

Sunday 1st December 10am - 4pm

Create relief tiles and platters in this experimental course

On Being An Artist

Wednesday 4th December 6pm - 8pm

Elizabeth Hawley-Lingham will introduce her work with CVAN EM and explore notions of success, how to navigate the art world, building networks and artist development.

Cut And Burn: Linocuts At The Edge

Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th December 10am - 4pm

Explore linocut printmaking with a creative twist.

Textile Screen, Heatpress & Dyes Weekend

Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th December 10am - 4pm

Learn how to screenprint onto fabric, a variety of heatpress techniques and how to use disperse dyes.

Print courses starting in January 2020

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Drypoint On Copper Taster

Saturday 11th January 10am - 1pm

Learn and explore drypoint using copper plates.

Etching - Hard and Soft Ground

Sunday 12th January 10am - 4pm

A day learning how to etch onto zinc using traditional hard and soft grounds.

Winter Warmers Tech Surgeries

Tuesday 14th January 10am - 5pm

LPW Members can book onto a tech surgery and get some one to one support from our Studio Team.

Winter Warmers Tech Surgeries

Wednesday 15th January 10am - 5pm

LPW Members can book onto a tech surgery and get some one to one support from our Studio Team.

Winter Warmers Tech Surgeries

Thursday 16th January 10am - 5pm

LPW Members can book onto a tech surgery and get some one to one support from our Studio Team.

Winter Warmers Tech Surgeries

Friday 17th January 10am - 5pm

LPW Members can book onto a tech surgery and get some one to one support from our Studio Team.

Make Your Own Concertina Book

Saturday 18th January 10am - 4pm

Learn how to make a handmade sketch book of your own.

The Complete Screenprinter

Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th January 10am - 4pm

Learn an array of different screenprinting techniques.