Short Courses

Printmaking and Books

Develop and consider the uses and qualities of paper and a range of printmaking techniques skills which include relief and intaglio to create bespoke limited prints and artists books.

Courses marked as (credit) are open to all, however participants will be required to matriculate as a student at the University of Edinburgh as part of the registration process for these courses. Guidance on this process will be provided. Find out more about studying for credit here.

Please note that from September 2017, bookings for non-credit courses will close 8 days before a course start date. Bookings for credit courses will close 15 days before a course start date.

 

Term 1 Courses (Starting September 2017)

Daytime

Developing Artists' Books (Credit)
Printmaking Introductions: Basic Skills and Techniques (September and November Start Dates)
Printmaking Introductions: Drypoint
Printmaking Introductions: Basic Skills and Techniques (November Start Date)
How to Make a Sketchbook (November Start Date)

Evening

Printmaking Practices: Developing Techniques (Credit) - This course is now closed for online enrolments.
Printmaking Essentials
How to Make a Sketchbook

Term 2 Courses (Starting January 2018)

Daytime

Printmaking Introductions: Basic Skills and Techniques
How to Make a Sketchbook
Printmaking Introductions: Collagraphy (February Start Dates)
Printmaking Introductions: Lino

Evening

Printmaking Practices: Mastering Print (Credit)
Intaglio Printmaking: Contemporary Approaches (Credit)
Introduction to Artists' Books (Credit)

Term 3 Courses (Starting April 2018)

Daytime

Introduction to Artists' Books (Credit)
Printmaking Introductions: Drypoint
Printmaking Introductions: Drypoint (Weekend - Sat 5th and Sun 6th May 2018)
Printmaking Introductions: Collagraphy (Weekend - Sat 19th and Sun 20th May 2018)
Printmaking Introductions: Lino (May Start Date)
How to Make a Sketchbook (May Start Date)

Evening

Developing Artists' Books (Credit)
Printmaking Introductions: Basic Skills and Techniques
Printmaking Introductions: Drypoint  (May Start Date)