One-day Cyanotype workshop – developing ideas

Off The Rails Arthouse Upper Flat, Ladybank Station House, Victoria Street, Ladybank, Fife

We are delighted to welcome back Kit Martin for a one day cyanotype workshop. This workshop is suitable for those who have worked with cyanotype before. It will provide you with an opportunity to experiment with printing onto paper and fabric. The number of prints you will make will depend in part on the strength of the sun! Before attending the workshop, you will reflect on any Cyanotype work you have done think about what designs you would like to &hellip read more

Pulp to Print

Off The Rails Arthouse Upper Flat, Ladybank Station House, Victoria Street, Ladybank, Fife

This colourful and creative three-day course presents a unique and exciting opportunity to study with master papermaker, Alison Newman and expert printmaker / artist Elspeth Lamb. On the first day of this weekend workshop, you will make a fusion of stencilled and pulp painted sheets with graffiti -like marks and textures to form the printing base for further application of cut and inked relief printed blocks, which will be developed through the second day. During the course, participants will make &hellip read more

Drypoint printing- a one day workshop

Off The Rails Arthouse Upper Flat, Ladybank Station House, Victoria Street, Ladybank, Fife

Tutor: Hetty Haxworth  3rd September 10-4 Course fee £55 - including materials What is Drypoint? Drypoint is a printmaking technique where an image is drawn on to a plate with a sharp, pointed tool. The plate is then inked up and cleaned, leaving ink only in the crevices. The force of the printing press then squeezes out the remaining ink and the image is transferred onto damp paper. For this workshop we will use Perspex as our plate which is &hellip read more

Making Portraits in Mixed Media

Off The Rails Arthouse Upper Flat, Ladybank Station House, Victoria Street, Ladybank, Fife

We are delighted to welcome a local artist with a growing national reputation for her portraiture and other work. Theresa Gourlay uses paint and mixed media to brilliant effect, to capture likeness, personality and mood. You can see a wide range of her beautiful work on her website and we are certain you will be inspired by it. This is a one day workshop for anyone wishing an introduction to portraiture or those with some experience who would like to &hellip read more