Workshops

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS:

Come into our wonderful fully functioning workshop space and learn how to create gorgeous artwork using traditional printmaking techniques. 


PRINTMAKING WORKSHOPS 2018

Workshop Description

Dates

Price

Fast Track Screenprinting Workshop

3 hours

7-10pm

6 February

5 June

17 July

30 October

4 December

£35 – members

 

£70 – non members

Learn the basics of photographic screenprinting in our 3 hour workshop.

You will learn about how to prepare an image, exposing your image onto a screen and how to print a little edition, which you will take home at the end of the session. The session is run by a professional experienced artists in our wonderful airy printmaking studio situated a few minutes from Blackhorse Road tube station in Walthamstow. All materials included.

If you aren’t already one, please get in touch to find out more about the benefits of membership. Membership costs £60/year.

 

Printmaking  Taster

Evening Workshops

4 sessions over a month

3 hours

7-10pm

4 evenings:

13 Feb, 20 Feb, 27 Feb, 6 Feb

 

4 evenings:

28 Aug, 4 Sep, 18 Sep, 25 Sep

£120 – members

 

£240 – non members

A wonderful opportunity to find out more about the traditional art of printmaking in a real-life studio environment. Run over four evenings, the sessions will cover intaglio, screenprinting and relief printing. You will get to take your original hand printed artwork home with you at the end of the sessions.

Becoming a member of Inky Cuttlefish Studios is easy and only costs £60/year. There are a range of benefits – please see our website for more information.

 

Linocut Workshops

 

17 March

1.30-5pm

£30 – members

 

£60 – non members

Learn the about the history of relief printing and linocut in this short but rewarding afternoon workshop. You will complete the workshop with an understanding of how to make the best of our creating your own multiple plate linocut, what tools, inks and paper to use. You will get to take your own completed linocut edition home at the end of the session. The session is run by a professional experienced artists in our wonderful airy printmaking studio situated a few minutes from Blackhorse Road tube station in Walthamstow. All materials included.

If you aren’t already one, please get in touch to find out more about the benefits of membership. Membership costs £60/year.

 

Collograph workshops

 

8 July

10-3pm

£50 – members

 

£90 – non members

A collograph is a collage of different materials glued onto a matrix of card or wood, which is then printed. This is a fun workshop exploring the magic of printmaking in a quick easy affordable way. You will finish the workshop with a small edition of intaglio prints.

The session is run by a professional experienced artists in our wonderful airy printmaking studio situated a few minutes from Blackhorse Road tube station in Walthamstow. All materials included.

If you aren’t already one, please get in touch to find out more about the benefits of membership. Membership costs £60/year.

 

Woodcut workshops

 

29 April

10-3pm

 

£60 – members

£120 – non members

Explore one of the oldest forms of printmaking, you will learn how to prepare your image and translate your design into a woodcut, what tools, inks and papers work best. You will create a two colour woodcut and take a small edition home.

The session is run by a professional experienced artists in our wonderful airy printmaking studio situated a few minutes from Blackhorse Road tube station in Walthamstow. All materials included.

If you aren’t already one, please get in touch to find out more about the benefits of membership. Membership costs £60/year.

 

Typography Workshop 30 September

10-2pm

£30 – members

£120 – non members

A fun experimental workshop working with hand set type to create an awesome poster printed on a traditional printing press.

The session is run by a professional experienced artists in our wonderful airy printmaking studio situated a few minutes from Blackhorse Road tube station in Walthamstow. All materials included.

If you aren’t already one, please get in touch to find out more about the benefits of membership. Membership costs £60/year.

 

Screenprinting

 

10 Mar

1.30-6pm

 

19 May

1.30-6pm

 

6 Oct

1.30-6pm

 

17 November

1.30-6pm

£60 – members

£120 – non members

You will learn about how to prepare an image, exposing your image onto a screen and how to print a little edition, which you will take home at the end of the session. The session is run by a professional experienced artists in our wonderful airy printmaking studio situated a few minutes from Blackhorse Road tube station in Walthamstow. All materials included.

If you aren’t already one, please get in touch to find out more about the benefits of membership. Membership costs £60/year.

 

Solar Plate Etching

 

10 June

10-4pm

 

20 Oct

1.30-6pm

 

£60 – members

£120 – non members

Come and learn this wonderful modern printmaking process. Solar Etching Plates is the ideal alternative to working with traditional hazardous techniques that require grounds, acids and solvents. They are simple to use, pre-sensitised, self-etching polymer plates. As it does not use acids to produce etching plates, it is safe to use in the classroom, at home or in the studio. The session is run by a professional experienced artists in our wonderful airy printmaking studio situated a few minutes from Blackhorse Road tube station in Walthamstow. All materials included.If you aren’t already one, please get in touch to find out more about the benefits of membership. Membership costs £60/year.
Etching 16 June

1-6.30pm

£50 members

£120- non members

Learn the basics of copper etching using hard and soft ground and print your own little edition to take home.

The session is run by a professional experienced artists in our wonderful airy printmaking studio situated a few minutes from Blackhorse Road tube station in Walthamstow. All materials included.

If you aren’t already one, please get in touch to find out more about the benefits of membership. Membership costs £60/year.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Inky Cuttlefish Studios set up in 2007.  Have worked in partnership and with a variety of high profile artists, charities, organisations and groups in our local community, London, Berlin and South Africa. Clients have included Museum of London (both sites), Pirate Castle (Camden), William Morris Gallery, Learning Disability Experience (formerly WF Mencap), colleges, schools, community groups. In 2015, they moved into Gnome House, a new community and creative space in Walthamstow, East London. It comprises a printmaking workshop, a cafe (opening soon), a meeting room and a large community creative space available for hire. This space is being run by the Gnome House Community Interest Company (CIC) with volunteer directors from the local neighbourhood.  Anna Alcock is Director of Inky Cuttlefish Studios and one of three voluntary Directors of Gnome House CIC.

WINTER Workshops

at Inky Cuttlefish Studios

 
Printmaking Evenings
28 Nov, 5 Dec, 12 Dec, 19 Dec 2017
7-10pm
£150 for members
£300 for non-members
 
13, 20, 27 Feb and 6 Mar 2018
7-9.30pm
£120 for members
£240 for non-members
 
A wonderful opportunity to find out more about the traditional art of printmaking in a real-life studio environment. Run over four evenings, the sessions will cover etching, drypoint, screenprinting, woodcut and linocut. You will get to take your original hand printed artwork home with you at the end of the sessions.
Becoming a member of Inky Cuttlefish Studios is easy and only costs £60/year. There are a range of benefits – please see our website for more information.
 
 
FAST TRACK SCREENPRINTING
£30 for members
£60 for non-members
 
LEARN THE BASICS OF PHOTOGRAPHIC SCREENPRINTING IN OUR 3 HOUR WORKSHOP
You will learn about how to prepare an image, exposing your image onto a screen and how to print a little edition, which you will take home at the end of the session. The session is run by an professional experienced artist in our wonderful airy printmaking studio situated a few minutes from Blackhorse Road tube station in Walthamstow. All materials included.
If you aren’t already one, please get in touch to find out more about the benefits of membership. Membership costs £60/year.

 

 

 

 

Printmaking Evening Class:

Learning screenprinitng, intaglio, and relief printing – includes woodcut, linocut, etching and drypoint. All materials provided. Materials included: £150/members, £200 non-members

Fast Track Screenprinting:

Learn the basics of photographic screenprinting in 3.5 hours.

Materials included: £35/members, £50/non-members

Woodcut Workshop:

Learning the basics of cutting and printing a two colour woodcut.

Materials included: £35/members, £50/non-members

 

 


 


HEALTH AND WELLBEING THROUGH ART
Wednesday Mornings 10.30-12.30pm @Inky Cuttlefish Studios
This is a wonderful way to learn more about printmaking in a professional printmaking studio working alongside professional artists. You will learn different printmaking techniques including screen printing and relief printing and get to take your artwork home.
 Research has shown that the process of making and being creative promotes health and wellbeing.

These workshops offer the following benefits:

-Expressing thoughts and feelings that are difficult to verbalise.
-Becoming part of a creative community.
-Confidence building.
-Enjoying the sensory experience of bright colours as well as the feel and smell of the materials, getting your hands dirty and being able to experiment.
-Show therapeutic effects of focusing solely on the artwork in front of you for the session, it’s good to be around people and share an interest in the creative process.
-It feels good to learn new skills and being proud of what’s been achieved, providing a non judgmental environment in which the focus is not on what you can do but what you can learn.
WEDNESDAY MORNINGS: Open to all abilities
10.30am-12.30pm
Weekly through term-time
Drop in art workshops with a focus on printmaking
Everyone welcome
£5 per session- materials not included

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Screenprinting workshop @ Inky Cuttlefish Studios

21 May 2016

10:00 – 16:30

£35 (£28 concessions). Booking essential. To book email wmg.bookings@walthamforest.gov.uk

or telephone 020 8496 4390.


 

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BECOME A MEMBER OF INKY CUTTLEFISH FOR £60/YEAR

and get a variety of benefits and perks including half price on workshops.

One Day Workshops, Evening Printmaking Workshops and Fast Track Workshops  at Inky Cuttlefish Studios
Materials all included.

Please email art@inkycuttlefish.com for more info

BECOME A MEMBER FOR £60/YEAR

and get a variety of benefits and perks including half price on workshops.