Ways into Abstraction: Printmaking Workshop

Inspired by the exhibition 'Beneath the Surface' at the City Art Centre, join artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb for a printmaking workshop using simple monoprinting and relief methods.

Ways into Abstraction: Printmaking Workshop

About Ways into Abstraction: Printmaking Workshop

29th February 2020
10.30am - 3.30pm
City Art Centre
2 Market Street, Edinburgh Old Town EH1 1DE
£30
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Inspired by the exhibition 'Beneath the Surface' at the City Art Centre, join artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb for a printmaking workshop using simple monoprinting and relief methods. Making use of natural materials such as plant forms, stone strata, and seashells, we will consider the beauty in small things and develop initial sketches into abstract prints.

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