Ben Reid Two day Woodcut Workshop
Wed 9 December & Thurs 10 December 2020
Ben Reid graduated from Christchurch Polytechnic School of Art and design ( now Ara ) in 2005, majoring in printmaking. Ben regularly exhibits at Chambers and resides in Hanmer Springs.
His aim to is make the workshop an enriching and enjoyable experience.
Open to all levels, including absolute beginners. The workshop will focus on a hands on printmaking experience. You will be working with woodcut relief methods, making your own woodcut plates, using colour and monochromatic inks and learning quality printing methods.
Participants will make their own plates under the guidance of Ben and will explore the finer qualities of printed colour and rich blacks, texture, line and papers.
All technical equipment supplied.
COST & BOOKING
Cost per person $350.00 Non-refundable but can be transferred.
Bookings and payment to be made through Chambers Art Gallery. Enrolments are only confirmed upon payment.
Wednesday 9 and Thursday 10 December 2019, 11am to 4pm
Chambers Art Gallery, 241 Moorhouse Ave, Christchurch 8011. Call Julie Williams 022 677 2810 during gallery hours (please don’t leave a message) or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Maximum: 10 people Minimum: 8 people.
Grab a friend and be prepared for a productive and enjoyable workshop.
STUDENTS TO BRING
Woodcutting tools if you have them. Ideas and drawings you may wish to work from. Some resource materials will be provided. Please bring along your own pencils pens etc, ie things you feel comfortable with.