Susan Dunster & Sue Preston | Printmaking

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Regular price $155.00

Printmaking - 1 Day
Tuesday 9 March
9am to 4.30pm
Tairua Community Hall,
210 Main Rd, Tairua

Under Pressure - An Introduction to Printmaking
Susan and Sue will combine their printmaking knowledge to guide you through a number of modern and experimental approaches to printmaking. A small press will be available, but the focus will be on methods that can be used at home without specialist equipment. You will take home a range of small works following the theme 'The Beach' (or a theme of your choice). 

Most materials will be supplied but please bring: 

  • Pencil, eraser, ruler, scissors
  • Craft knife/scalpel
  • Apron/old shirt 
  • Disposable gloves
  • Old phone book if you have one - for inking up 
  • Any printmaking equipment that you already have - brayers (rollers), cutting tools - but don't go out and buy any!

Also bring along any ideas or objects around the theme of 'The Beach' that you may like to use as a starting point for a print. If you have a different theme that you would like to follow, that is fine. 

About Susan & Sue 
Susan Dunster works in a variety of media including paint, mixed media, collage and original printmaking. She is a member of the printmaking group 'Printmakers Combined' and enjoys experimenting with the printmaking process. More>

Sue Preston also works in a variety of media. She has been printmaking with the Waikato Society of Arts Etching and Drypoint class for six years, and enjoys learning and playing with new techniques, and the unexpected results that often come off the press. More>

Susan's Contact Details 
Phone: 07 864 9152
Mobile: 027 6387 695

Sue's Contact Details 
Phone: 07 8848371
Mobile: 0274 897 317