Course Information: First Steps to Etching and Printmaking


About this course

Course code
320495
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Take your first steps into Etching and Printmaking with this introductory course. You will explore basic techniques and styles through a process of demonstration and practical lessons.

Dates and times

From 11 Jan 2018 to 24 May 2018
Thu 10:00-12:30
for 16 weeks

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11 Jan 2018
10:00 to 12:30
18 Jan 2018
10:00 to 12:30
25 Jan 2018
10:00 to 12:30
01 Feb 2018
10:00 to 12:30
08 Feb 2018
10:00 to 12:30
22 Feb 2018
10:00 to 12:30
01 Mar 2018
10:00 to 12:30
08 Mar 2018
10:00 to 12:30
15 Mar 2018
10:00 to 12:30
22 Mar 2018
10:00 to 12:30
19 Apr 2018
10:00 to 12:30
26 Apr 2018
10:00 to 12:30
03 May 2018
10:00 to 12:30
10 May 2018
10:00 to 12:30
17 May 2018
10:00 to 12:30
24 May 2018
10:00 to 12:30

Location

Kentwood
Kentwood Centre
Kingsdale Road
London
SE20 7PR


with Anthony Anderson

Fees and concessions information

The full (undiscounted) fee for this course is 212 , the concession rate is 170. Please note that concession rates are subject to proof of eligibility. For more details please see our Terms and conditions

Fees payable for online enrolment

  • 212.00 (course fee)

Description

Take your first steps into Etching and Printmaking with this introductory course. You will explore basic techniques and styles through a process of demonstration and practical lessons.

What can students expect?

This short course aims to introduce you to various aspects of etching & printmaking and familiarise you to some techniques and styles. You will also learn about basic equipment and terminology. Each session will include practical workshop activities so you can practice and review your work. By the end of the course you will be able to make an informed choice if you wish to continue studying etching and/or printmaking, and you will create a small project.

Late starters allowed?

No

Literacy, Language and Numeracy skills required

You will need to be able to understand both written and verbal information and instructions in English. The tutor will explain any specialist terms used.

Entry Requirements

N/A

Assessment Method

This is a non-accredited course. You will be assessed as part of normal classroom activities. There will be plenty of opportunities to discuss your performance with your tutor.

Language of Instruction

English

Language of Assessment

English

External qualification?

No

Previous experience required?

No

What is the progression route?

Other Etching, Printmaking or Art courses at BAEC and elsewhenre (wide choice available, the tutor will advise on progression).

Are there any extra costs?

The course fee does not include the cost of materials used - approximately 25 to 40 over the length of the course, dependent on individual project chosen. Please bring any etching tools you may have and wear old clothes or bring an overall. The tutor will discuss the course requirements at the first session. Most materials can be purchased from the tutor.

Are there any set books?

No

Work set between sessions?

No

Equipment Required

Wear old clothes or bring an overall.

Teaching method/style?

A mixture of demonstration, group and one-to-one tutorials, questions and answers.