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** NEW ** Nature & Botanics in Lino Cut with Sue Rowland

** NEW ** Nature & Botanics in Lino Cut with Sue Rowland

9.30am – 4.30pm
£75 Lunch included
Material Charges  £15


Nature and Botanics in Lino Cut with Sue Rowland

Spend a lovely day with Sue learning the art of lino cutting with a botanical/wildlife theme.  To start the day you will learn various mark making and texture techniques on a small section of lino to become familiar with the tools involved. Students will then design or select their image from references they have bought or using a series of suggested templates/ resources  that Sue brings along too,  and then learn how to transfer this onto the lino block. The next stage is to cut the design to leave a relief surface which can be carefully inked up in various colours to create several prints, using a hand burnishing technique. You will be working on an A4 size piece of specialist lino and be able to take home your original lino cut plate and prints at the end of the day.


Dates for this course - see the table below to book:

    Thu 7th April  2022   Wed 9th November 2022      (Xmas Lino Cut Cards/Tags see separate entry)

Kindly note that there will be an additional charge of £15 to cover the ink and materials used. Typically this course runs with around 8 to 9 students. Suitable for Beginners

Please bring:  Your £15 materials money. Some disposable gloves, small stationary items. and an apron to protect clothes . We will send you a list, as well as thinking about ideas for your project Sue Rowland is a textile artist and print maker whose work includes detailed illustrative lino prints created alongside layered textile prints embellished with machine embroidery and applique.  Sue has recently relocated to Cumbria having been previously based at the Leicester Print Studios where she was well known for her large scale community and schools textile and lino print projects in the East Midlands.

Workshop Date Individual Price Available places Book
Wed 9th November 2022 9:30 am £75 1
We are no longer accepting registration for this workshop

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Price Available places
Single Table

Booking for 1 person

£75.00 0